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Project by TheDane posted 1433 days ago 1971 views 3 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Still working on getting band saw boxes right.

These were made from some big chunks of cedar left over from a lawn furniture project a couple of years ago (back then, I laminated 2×10 cedar planks to form the legs for the lawn furniture … the cutoffs yielded some 3” thick chunks of cedar).

The drawers have runners on the bottom that are about the same thickness of the band saw’s kerf. They help align and fit the drawers.

-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"

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#1 posted 1433 days ago

Good job

I like band saw boxes
The base is original

Nicely done

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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#2 posted 1433 days ago

Really nice, I especially like those in the back ground. They are simple and elegant.
I think you are becoming a champ!
Best of thoughts,

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#3 posted 1433 days ago

Nicely done. The runners were a neat idea.
Like those ones with the lids a lot.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#4 posted 1433 days ago

I’ve not tried those yet, but it looks like you’ve got it going your way. Very nice looking. Thanks for sharing.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#5 posted 1433 days ago

These look great! Really impressive finishing job and I like the blue felt lining.
I’d say you don’t have to work on getting them “right” any longer.

Nicely done!

-- -- Mike

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#6 posted 1431 days ago

very nice. :)

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#7 posted 1431 days ago

The Dane

Nice work, good use of the drawer runners.

Like you I am still working on getting the bandsawn box making right.

Tony Ward

-- Bandsawn Box Plans available at ~

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#8 posted 1319 days ago

Band saw boxes are addictive! Great job, I need to take a whack at the lidded version myself.

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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