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Project by Dudley posted 1773 days ago 1269 views 4 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made of Cherry, Hickory & Walnut. Flocked insides. A little gift for our daughter Toni. Mom put a Pearl ring in a drawer, Toni’s birth stone. Made my cuts in the wrong place & couldn’t get them pulled together tight. I’ll learn. I guess I should have made my cuts from the side. Go ahead, scold me. LOL

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.





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huff

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#1 posted 1772 days ago

Dudley, Cute box! A lot of times when I do a bandsaw box, I will cut from the bottom to the first drawer like you did, but then I will go from one drawer to the next. When I glue the back on, I worry more about closing the gag in the cuts then worrying about aligning the outside edge of the back to the box perfectly. I always cut my outside profile last anyway, so it doesn’t matter if the outside edges don’t line up perfectly. Keep up the good work and thanks for sharing.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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ChrisN

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#2 posted 1772 days ago

Great box. I really want to try one of these.

-- Chris N, Westford, MA - "If you won't eat something from your fridge that turned green...why would you eat something that started out that way?"

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degoose

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#3 posted 1772 days ago

Considered your self scolded., lol
You have done a better job than someone who has not attempted one.
Bravo Zulu… there is no such thing as a bad bandsaw box. I am sure Toni adores it.
Larry

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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#4 posted 1771 days ago

good work Dudley

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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bigike

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#5 posted 1654 days ago

i like this box, it’s different for a bandsaw box.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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