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This is the first Band saw box I made for my wife.I used Paduk, Maple, Black Walnut & Purple Heart.I finished it with Deft oil & wax.The Drawers are finished with Flocking.
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#1 posted 01-07-2010 07:22 PM
Wow! Beautiful – excellent work.
-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.
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#2 posted 01-07-2010 07:27 PM
You’ve got to be kidding!!! That is awesome!!!! Very nice work and a great choice of woods. I’m jealous.
-- Cheers and God Bless
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#3 posted 01-07-2010 07:39 PM
I agree with woodworm – WOW! I can’t figure out any other words to say but wow!
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#4 posted 01-07-2010 08:00 PM
nice work I bet you wife loves it!
-- Dave, I wood if I could but I can't so I woodknot
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#5 posted 01-07-2010 08:23 PM
I’m in awe. What a beautiful and well executed piece. The woods you used are stunning. I particularly like the way you set back the middle drawer from the front face to make it appear to be almost “floating”.
BTW, how long do you think it will take for your sanding arm to recover?
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#6 posted 01-07-2010 08:25 PM
Super nice, thanks for sharing
-- Even a broken clock is right twice a day, unless, it moves at half speed like ....-As the Saw Turns
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#7 posted 01-07-2010 09:21 PM
That is really nice! I like the way you removed wood under the front part of drawer 2. It adds depth and makes it feel more organic. Congrats on a nice job.
-- CKM - Minnesota
#8 posted 01-07-2010 10:37 PM
Thanks for the terrific & positive comments.
I forgot about 1 Bandsaw box I made many years ago so this would actually be my second but is was so long ago that I forgot about it & don’t have any pictures at this point.
The only bandsaw I had at the time was a little drill powered bench top model & it must have taken close to an hour to cut through the thick Walnut.
I will post more projects when I have time.Thanks againDan
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#9 posted 01-07-2010 11:16 PM
Really nice looking box! I have been looking for a tutorial on band saw boxes, and can’t find one on LJ’s. Am I just missing it?
-- Tim, Myrtle Beach, DrTim@ONeillChiro.com- Just one more tool, that's all I need! :)
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#10 posted 01-08-2010 12:16 AM
I hope my first one looks half this good? nice work
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#11 posted 01-08-2010 12:20 AM
Fantastic box—I still need to do my first
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#12 posted 01-08-2010 12:26 AM
Great looking bandsaw box. Nice choice of wood. I’m thinking of building the same design for my wife.
-- Mike ...Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction
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#13 posted 01-08-2010 12:53 AM
Beautiful. Great design and combination of wood
-- If you don't have time to do it right, do you have time to do it twice?
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#14 posted 01-08-2010 02:07 AM
Dan, this is a stunning box. It has a nice design to it and it looks to me that the sanding would have been a major challenge on this one. :) You chose a nice complimentary set of woods as well.
-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine
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#15 posted 01-08-2010 05:35 AM
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