Old school tool tote

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Project by stretchBrian posted 05-07-2017 05:24 PM 859 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this for my son’s 30th birthday.

The ends are 3/4” maple, sides are 1/2” maple, bottom is 1/4” baltic birch plywood, 1 inch dowel for the handle and I turned the handle ends out of maple. Finished it with shellac (I was running out of time!!!).

ALl glued together, no metal.

All the maple came from an end table that was being thrown out by a friend.

-- Brian

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#1 posted 05-07-2017 07:47 PM

Sure is a nice tool tote, I’m sure he’ll appreciate your hard work!

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#2 posted 05-07-2017 08:52 PM

You did a fine job on this tool tote.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#3 posted 05-07-2017 10:35 PM

Beautiful job stretchBrian and a great use of reclaimed wood. A perfect gift :)

-- Wood Yogi - Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success. - Swami Sivananda

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