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Project by emetric posted 1559 days ago 1569 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This toy box was made for a friend’s kid. I made it kinda last minute and I am very pleased with the fact that I was able to put this together so quickly. I think start to finish the construction took roughly 5-6 hours with the exception of gluing up the lid. My friend and his wife were quite pleased, so mission accomplished! The box is of frame and panel construction utilizing pocket screws (easily the one the fastest strong joints that you can use). The frame and lid and pine and the bottom and panels are birch ply. Enjoy and thanks for looking.

-- "One often meets his destiny on the road he takes to avoid it." Master Oogway





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4woodturning

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#1 posted 1558 days ago

Great looking toy box, very nice work.

-- Jeff, Missouri ,"Just because your not bleeding, dont mean your turning safely!"..............http://www.4woodturning.com

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jockmike2

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#2 posted 1558 days ago

Nice box and a nice gesture.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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workerinwood

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#3 posted 1558 days ago

Good job!! I’m sure your friends are pleased.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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David "Lucky Dawg" Brown

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#4 posted 1558 days ago

very nice box!

-- dumpster diver delux

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Jason

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#5 posted 1558 days ago

Nice toy box there.

-- Jason - Colorado Springs

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dbhost

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#6 posted 1129 days ago

Very nice. I wouldn’t have thought of using pocket screw joints…

-- My workshop blog can be found at http://daves-workshop.blogspot.com

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