My First Two Bandsaw Boxes

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Project by Seer posted 06-08-2010 02:46 PM 2758 views 5 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first 2 boxes. One is solid Black Walnut with a Light Mahagony Pull and the second is Bloodwood and Maple with Maple pull. What was cool about the bloodwood one I was able to get a couple of pieces to make 2 Sierra Pens and since they were crosscut they were nice. I put one here to show you it as well. I had both less than a day before a customer bought both pens. Anyways hope you like them.


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#1 posted 06-08-2010 04:33 PM

Seriously nice work on all pieces. The boxes are well executed and look like you’ve been making them for years. The pen is stunning.
Thx for sharing your wrok with us.

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#2 posted 06-08-2010 04:38 PM

Cool band saw box good job.

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 06-08-2010 04:49 PM

good job, I like those. Would like to try one myself some day.

-- RStadler

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#4 posted 06-08-2010 06:24 PM

Nice B/S box and pen.

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

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#5 posted 06-08-2010 10:29 PM

Nice work..Lois Keena Ventura has such wonderful designs.. but I think that the inside should also have at least one coat of finish…
The pen is stunning…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#6 posted 06-08-2010 10:57 PM

The insides of my boxes have the same amount of finish as the outside. I aplly the flock last in the drawers. But I agree.


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#7 posted 06-08-2010 11:55 PM


I agree, nice work.

Tony Ward

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#8 posted 06-09-2010 03:03 AM

Very nice boxes. Well done.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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#9 posted 06-09-2010 03:09 AM

I have both books scanned as a PDF so my originals don’t get worn out. Helps to print the patterns any size I want.


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