Hickory Tree Jewlery Box

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Project by Eagle1 posted 08-31-2010 03:12 PM 2107 views 1 time favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

It’s been a while since I posted a project. I’ve been in and out of the hospital a lot this last month. This box is made from some Hickory I got from the mill close to me. I started printing out some graph paper, the other day. I decided to just start drawing to see what I could come up with. Well this is the first one. I decided I didn’t want any drawer pulls on it. So I drilled holes in the back to get the drawers open. It’s finished with some danish oil and 2 coats of wipe on poly. Thanks for looking..

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

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#1 posted 08-31-2010 03:27 PM

Very nice, Tim. I think hickory is a beautiful wood.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#2 posted 08-31-2010 03:36 PM

Amazing. The shape is great. And the wood WOW….. Great job.

Thanks, Michael Frey
Portland OR


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#3 posted 08-31-2010 04:22 PM

Wow! I really like this! Just Really Neat!
I like it with no drawer pulls that is just cool!
Hope your feeling better and thanks for sharing.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#4 posted 08-31-2010 05:13 PM


I really like your bandsaw box. The shape is great!! You workmanship is great as well!!

Thanks for sharing~

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#5 posted 08-31-2010 05:48 PM

Lookks great, like the color and design. Interesting idea on no drawer pulls, I like it. Hope all is well and you feeling better. Must have drove you crazy not to post for a while. I was going through withdrawls while on vacation LOL .

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#6 posted 08-31-2010 06:14 PM

very nice looking, That is really amazing creation, wonderful art of craft

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#7 posted 08-31-2010 08:07 PM

great looking box

-- Joe, Ga

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#8 posted 08-31-2010 10:19 PM

It reminds me of “Snoopy”
Fantastic effort…

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

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#9 posted 08-31-2010 10:45 PM

Egg-Cell-Ent young sir… Love the idea of holes in the back to push out the drawers. Beautiful wood choice :o)

-- Bogie... Roseburg, OR / Knowledge is Power!

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#10 posted 09-01-2010 12:05 AM


An original design – well done!

Beautiful timber, agree with degoose – reminds me of “Snoopy”.

Tony Ward

-- Bandsawn Box Plans available at ~

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#11 posted 09-01-2010 12:25 AM

great looking band saw box i like the design the wood is very nice like the grean in it

hope you get well soon take care


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#12 posted 09-02-2010 05:27 PM

You’ve been a busy camper with that new bandsaw and lathe. Just went through part of your gallery. Good looking projects.
Keep the sawdust flying!

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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#13 posted 11-12-2010 07:20 AM

That hickory has nice flowing grain that fits the design of box.

-- The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. "Helen Keller"

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#14 posted 03-06-2011 06:25 PM

Hi Eagle1, You southerners have such a variety of wood! Thanks for sharing and get well soon. Roman

-- Roman:... FIGHT HUNGER ----- DON'T EAT!

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