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Project by dmoore posted 1761 days ago 2630 views 5 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this for the wife. She needed a box for all of her sewing tools. I used a phot I saw on the net for inspiration.

-- Duane, Ohio





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Tony Ennis

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#1 posted 1761 days ago

That looks great! How much does it weigh fully loaded?

-- Tony

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paul700

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#2 posted 1761 days ago

Very nice! I have been thinking of making one for my tools.

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#3 posted 1761 days ago

Great tool box it looks super

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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nmkidd

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#4 posted 1761 days ago

Really nice box. Can’t hardly detect the drawer pulls…..their grain matches the box and they blend in nicely.

-- Doug, New Mexico.......the only stupid question is one that is never asked!........don't fix it, if it ain't broke!

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DocK16

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#5 posted 1760 days ago

Nice fit and finish. Needs some handles on the sides.

-- Common sense is so rare anymore when you do see it, it looks like pure genius.

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Loucarb

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#6 posted 1760 days ago

Well done.

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Beginningwoodworker

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#7 posted 1760 days ago

Nice tool box.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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dustyal

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#8 posted 1760 days ago

Really nice box… uh, you didn’t scrape that beautiful table top by sitting it there?

Is it made to carry, or sit on a table for storage (quality organization at that)?
Guess the question is whether there is a handle on top… or a flat surface.

Great design, construction, finish. I’m sure the Mrs will get lots of enjoyment from it.

-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...

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huff

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#9 posted 1760 days ago

Duane, That’s a great looking box..Well done.

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

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dmoore

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#10 posted 1760 days ago

(Dock) Leather handles for the side are on the way.
(Dusty Al) It will not be moved very often she will have it on her stand near her work area.
(Tony) It is a little heavy but not to bad. Should have used more 1/2” not 3/4”.
(dustyal) The beautiful table was spared (shew)

-- Duane, Ohio

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shopmania

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#11 posted 1759 days ago

Nice looking piece of work! Is that oak? how did you finish it?

-- Tim, Myrtle Beach, DrTim@ONeillChiro.com- Just one more tool, that's all I need! :)

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dmoore

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#12 posted 1756 days ago

the finish is tung oil and wipe on poly and the wood is red oak.

-- Duane, Ohio

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cabinetmaster

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#13 posted 1756 days ago

Great job. Wife should be proud of you.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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Napaman

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#14 posted 1668 days ago

this is really great!

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#15 posted 1633 days ago

Very Nice looking piece of work!

-- Rick

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