My cracked bandsaw box

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Project by arudson posted 1378 days ago 8286 views 22 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was so pleased with how this bandsaw box had turned out until it cracked…..

The plans for this bandsaw box came from a posting on another site. I know that several LumberJocks have made these but there aren’t too many posted.

This was my first bandsaw box and it was fun to make. I got to use my bandsaw in some different ways; some a little frightening I must say. I also got to listen to an entire audio book during the never ending sanding. This project it tough on bandsaw blades and my oscillating spindle sander had quite a workout.
I am looking forward to making more bandsaw boxes but will try a more conventional design with flowing lines for my next one.

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#1 posted 1378 days ago

That’s a pretty cool idea. Really thinking outside the box.

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#2 posted 1378 days ago

Beautiful bandsaw box. They do take a lot of sanding.

-- Mike ...Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction

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#3 posted 1378 days ago

Love that design! Great job on your box and look forward to seeing more of your work.

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#4 posted 1378 days ago

That is just so cool…

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#5 posted 1378 days ago

Very Nice

-- Dennis Trenton Ohio And life is worth the living just because He lives!

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#6 posted 1378 days ago

Super! Bet if you keep making them they will start calling you Mr Sandman.

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#7 posted 1378 days ago

Whimsical and beautiful…BC

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#9 posted 1378 days ago


-- R

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#10 posted 1378 days ago

Looks super cool

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#11 posted 1378 days ago

Looks like a great job!

An eye catching design and well executed:)

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana,

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#12 posted 1378 days ago

Nice one! Great job on that. The extra work is worth it. Beautiful….................

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#13 posted 1378 days ago

Way cool design. Very clever.

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#14 posted 1378 days ago

I love it! I love thinking outside of the box.

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#15 posted 1378 days ago

I really like it. My daughter would love to have one. Great work..

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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