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Project by TonyWard posted 07-20-2007 01:20 AM 2178 views 0 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi

A recently completed three drawer bandsawn box. It was a gift for a lawyer, thus it’s name.

Each drawer and the knob have an embedded magnet for the opening. A nice selection of Australian Red Cedar.

t.w.

-- Bandsawn Box Plans available at ~ http://www.tonyward.org





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Don

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#1 posted 07-20-2007 01:24 AM

Very nice, Mate!

Maybe it’s just me, but this box has the shape of a sensuous female form. Think I’d call it Woman.

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!" http://www.dpb-photos.com/

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#2 posted 07-20-2007 02:22 AM

Very nice Tony. Once I get some resawing done I’m going to be changing the blade on my bandsaw to try my hand at another box.

I don’t know Don….maybe “Chasing Ambulance” would be better…..LOL….sorry I couldn’t resist.

-- Bob, Carver Massachusetts, Sawdust Maker http://www.capecodbaychallenge.org

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#3 posted 07-20-2007 04:55 AM

Beautiful piece Tony.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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#4 posted 07-20-2007 08:22 AM

Nice piece of art yea maybe women would be a better title. It definately has a female form. mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#5 posted 07-21-2007 04:33 AM

“Babe” better suits this piece. Nice job.

How did you finish the peice?

-- Nicky

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#6 posted 07-21-2007 04:58 AM

Nice job Tony.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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TonyWard

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#7 posted 07-21-2007 05:29 AM

Thanks you to everyone for their kind words of support.

Nicky, I use pure Tung Oil as the base oil, bathe it then set it aside for 4-6 weeks to allow the oil to harden. Then do the fine finish – wet n dry successively up to 1500. Then do the final finish with a cutting polish, known in Australia as Rotten Stone.

t.w.

-- Bandsawn Box Plans available at ~ http://www.tonyward.org

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Nicky

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#8 posted 07-21-2007 10:28 PM

The grain,color and tone work really well.

-- Nicky

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piper

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#9 posted 07-21-2007 11:22 PM

beautiful work I love the magnet Idea as soon as I get Back Im getting my new Bandsaw 10% off of the Rikon at woodcrafters on the 28th so maybe I can try some boxes

-- piper

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BillinDetroit

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#10 posted 07-22-2007 04:40 AM

Lovely piece. I think it should be titled “Pandora’s Box”. How about a photo showing the whole shebang?

-- http://nmwoodworks.com (pens & bowls, mostly)

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TonyWard

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#11 posted 07-23-2007 12:11 AM

BillinDetroit

I hope I am correct in my understanding of the word “shebang” as meaning additional images ? and therefore can I provide additional images ~ sorry that is not possible as the work is no longer in my possession.

t.w.

-- Bandsawn Box Plans available at ~ http://www.tonyward.org

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mot

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#12 posted 07-23-2007 08:17 PM

I really like bandsaw boxes. Really nice!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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HandsOgold

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#13 posted 07-25-2007 04:18 AM

a little instruction please. how did u use a bandsaw to cut those interconnected shapes. do they go thru the wood,or is there a fixed back. what keeps the round ones from spinning and dimpun the stuff? consider this a request for “LEGAL” aid.

-- Dan

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Grumpy

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#14 posted 11-12-2007 12:08 AM

Very nice work, beautiful finish

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#15 posted 11-12-2007 12:16 AM

hey hey hey Tony ! what new projects are you working on?

Looking forward to seeing more of your work.

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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