Bandsaw Box - Figured Walnut and Maple

  • Advertise with us
Project by therman43 posted 12-07-2016 02:23 AM 2332 views 7 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box is made from figured walnut and soft maple; it has curly cherry knobs. I built the box with scraps I had laying around the shop. I came up with the idea for the drawers after noticing the contrast in grain pattern between the top and bottom halves of the walnut face. For the finish I applied three coats of Danish oil and a top coat of minwax finishing wax.

-- Tommy Herman

8 comments so far

View AshTheArtist's profile


21 posts in 319 days

#1 posted 12-07-2016 02:54 AM

Beautiful! I really like the curves on the bottom for the feet. I will remember for my next bandsaw box. Thanks for sharing

-- Ash @ touchwoodarts

View Hawaiilad's profile


3083 posts in 2804 days

#2 posted 12-07-2016 03:43 AM

Very nice design on your box. I may have to use an idea like this for my next batch. Thanks for sharing

-- Larry in Hawaii,

View woodbutcherbynight's profile


3475 posts in 2192 days

#3 posted 12-07-2016 03:55 AM

Nice work it looks great!!

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

View helluvawreck's profile


28227 posts in 2649 days

#4 posted 12-07-2016 02:25 PM

Nice looking box. Congratulations and welcome to Lumberjocks.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

View majuvla's profile


10829 posts in 2650 days

#5 posted 12-07-2016 04:03 PM

You can’t miss with walnut/maple combination. Interesting angled drawers.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View kocgolf's profile


257 posts in 1961 days

#6 posted 12-07-2016 04:03 PM

I am constantly impressed by how craftsman on this site can create beauty and elegance from simple designs and quality wood. Really inspiring. Very nice!

View  woodshaver Tony C   's profile

woodshaver Tony C

5412 posts in 3136 days

#7 posted 12-07-2016 05:50 PM

Sharp looking box! Like the way you shaped the drawers.
Welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

View Gaffneylumber's profile


97 posts in 611 days

#8 posted 12-08-2016 01:46 AM

That’s sharp! Great job.

-- Grayson - South Carolina

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics