Bandsaw Box

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Project by Dudley posted 1775 days ago 1659 views 4 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made lots a mistakes on this one but I won’t tell if ya’ll don’t. Sendin it to my daughter in Jacksonville. Made of a block of cherry with black cherry lid & splines. Flocked with wine nylon flocking. Sooner or later I’ll get it right as long as I don’t run out of blocks. Maby I can get that famous dude to chop down another cherry tree. LOL

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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#1 posted 1775 days ago

If there mistakes don’t tell me where they are because this box looks really great!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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#2 posted 1775 days ago

Great box, Dudley. Photography just happens to be my other hobby also. If you shoot as well as you make sawdust, you must have some awesome photographs.

-- Gary, Huntsville. Two wrongs don't make a right, but three lefts do.

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#3 posted 1775 days ago

i like it i like it…i like it alot!

-- jk

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#4 posted 1775 days ago

Nice dudley in fact very nice well done keep em coming regularly. Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#5 posted 1775 days ago

Looks pretty darn good to me Dudley!!!

-- enjoy your wood...

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#6 posted 1775 days ago

The only mistake I see is that you told people that you made mistakes. Nice box.

-- You always have tomorrow to stop procrastinating.

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#7 posted 1775 days ago

I’ll take your word on the mistakes, Dudley, but I don’t see ‘em!! Really good looking little box. :)

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#8 posted 1775 days ago

Thank you all for your kind comments.

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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#9 posted 1775 days ago

Dudley you do right with this great box.

-- Custom furniture

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#10 posted 1775 days ago

Ditto all the above the box looks great to me too.

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#11 posted 1775 days ago

Jim, “Dudley you do right”???.....groan…..LOL
(A bowl of cereal and Saturday morning cartoons….ahhh, that was living)

Great box Dudley.
That flocking & those splines really make it look sharp.

-- Having fun...Eric

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#12 posted 1775 days ago

Someone asked me about the flocking and I deleted the email thinking the question would be here also. Anyway, whom ever it was here is the link that will tell you all about it. It’s really easy. Each color comes with a can of matching color glue.

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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#13 posted 1775 days ago

Kickback: Because you start out with solid or laminated block of wood and other than the sanding, the band saw is the only saw you use for the most part.

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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#14 posted 1775 days ago

I just love the inset lid (okay, and the grain, and the color, and the splines…) Great smalll box. Congrats.



-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. --

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#15 posted 1775 days ago

Very nice looking box.

-- Cindy

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