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Project by phil7b7 posted 12-09-2015 04:58 AM 815 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I think I have made all the bandsaw boxes from Carmichael Workshop

I hate when I get ahead of myself and cut the drawer out prior to cutting off the back of the box, believe me I have done this more than once.

1) walnut and purple heart
2) cherry and paduk

Thanks for looking

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#1 posted 12-09-2015 06:24 AM

They look nice.. Why not change the design and put a pull on both sides. It will never be backwards ;-)

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#2 posted 12-09-2015 01:04 PM

They look nice.. Why not change the design and put a pull on both sides. It will never be backwards ;-)

- TopamaxSurvivor

What a clever idea !

Nice boxes either way !

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#3 posted 12-09-2015 02:28 PM

nice boxes – sometimes my boxes have a different color back or the same color as the center, you’ll probaby never guess why ? lol

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - Your imagination is your only holdup

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#4 posted 12-09-2015 02:50 PM

I cut the drawer too soon sometimes too. I just glue on a separate piece for the back. If you don’t want the extra thickness because of a center stripe or something, just cut off the back of the box and drawer anyway. A drawer pull on both sides is very cool though.

-- Steve in Lawrenceville, GA -

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