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Project by Dudley posted 10-27-2009 10:04 PM 1806 views 6 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just another box. Still goofin a little but havin fun. LOL Cut out of a block of cherry. Man that stuff is hard.

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.





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4thumbs

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#1 posted 10-27-2009 10:38 PM

Neat design with drawer and lidded compartments! Pretty cherry too!

-- 4thumbs in MO

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#2 posted 10-27-2009 11:15 PM

One of the nicer bandsaw boxes I have seen.

-- Steve Good, http://scrollsawworkshop.blogspot.com

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#3 posted 10-28-2009 12:54 AM

I really like how you matched the grain between the side and the top. That is unexpected and makes this box a true gem. Really nice. I wish you had a photo of the rear, so I could see how you did the hinges. I have not yet made a bandsaw box with a hinged lid, so I am curious. Nice handles too.

-- Art | Bradenton, Florida

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#4 posted 10-28-2009 01:23 AM

Great looking box the cherry looks fantastic.

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#5 posted 10-28-2009 02:23 AM

I think that’s one of your best boxes yet. I like your design and how you ran the grain. Very nice.

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

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#6 posted 10-28-2009 02:55 PM

I’m with John. This is your best one yet.

Nice work Dudley.

-- All glory comes from daring to begin.

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Dudley

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#7 posted 10-28-2009 03:05 PM

Art: I just used a couple small brass hinges on this one. My next one with a lid I’m gonna try my hand at making some hinges out of wood. Have to get some small dowel. TKS.

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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#8 posted 10-28-2009 04:30 PM

Dudley,
Very nice box. What are the overall dimensions? The walnut works very well with the cherry. I especially like the last picture #6 with the end grain on the sides of the box. Congratulations again on an excellent build.

Sincerely,
Ken McGinnis

-- woodbutcher north carolina

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#9 posted 10-28-2009 05:27 PM

Dudley, excellent work on this little box. I’ll bet it was fun making. On the dowel note for your hinges, the best wood I’ve found for hinge work is, “Skewers/shis-ka-bob” sticks. They come in a pack of 50. Pretty cheap but they are strong. I’ve used them on several projects. I am favoriting this box. Thanks.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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#10 posted 10-28-2009 05:36 PM

A great box dudley looks fantastic

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#11 posted 10-28-2009 05:56 PM

Thanks Bradford.

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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#12 posted 10-28-2009 05:57 PM

Woodbutcher: It’s 6”W x 5 1/2” D x 4” T. TKS

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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#13 posted 10-28-2009 05:58 PM

Thank you all for your kind comments.

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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#14 posted 11-01-2009 11:30 PM

sweeet box is that flocking or cut and stick? the velvet inside.

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

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#15 posted 11-01-2009 11:34 PM

That’s nylon flocking. Thanks.

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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