Toy box

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Project by Steve Good posted 11-14-2010 09:21 AM 2887 views 2 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Our niece’s baby turned 1 this week. My wife wanted me to build a toy box for him. Apparently they are grooming him to be a cubs fan because that’s the theme she wanted. The box is made from MDF. I used my Kreg pocket hole jig for all the joinery. The graphics were all cut on my scroll saw.

-- Steve Good,

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#1 posted 11-14-2010 11:42 AM

Very nice!


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#2 posted 11-14-2010 12:46 PM

very neat and clean :0) good box turned
How did the letter and the players

-- Nikita of Russia

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#3 posted 11-14-2010 01:26 PM

Neat toy box. I like the scoll saw stuff, makes a simple toy box seem much cooler. I bet the kid loves it. Very nice job!

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#4 posted 11-14-2010 02:27 PM

Great toy box.

Maybe next year!

-- Marc

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#5 posted 11-14-2010 04:03 PM

Great job Steve. I am sure he will love it as he grows up using it. I am a big fan of pocket hole joinery. For an application like this they really add strength to the joint. I am sure that will be tested many times. I could see a photo 3-4 years down the road with a little head peeking out of the box.

If I could be so bold as to add a suggestion for slight change in the design. A Phillies’ logo would look great on the front. :-) Seriously, it is a really nice toybox and will be cherished by your neice and your nephew for a long time.

-- Ron, Kutztown, PA "The reward is in the journey."

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#6 posted 11-14-2010 04:16 PM

Great box steve. I really like it.

-- Tim - I usally measure twice after I cut......then I know for sure that I cut it short.....

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#7 posted 11-14-2010 04:17 PM

Great job!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#8 posted 11-14-2010 06:38 PM

Great looking toy box. Very nicely done. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#9 posted 11-14-2010 08:29 PM

Hello Steve

Happy to see you on this site

Every day I go to your site to see the news and I like your site and yours projects

A few of them are posted here
I recommend your site to everybody who like srollsawing

Have a nice day

Thanks for sharing

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

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#10 posted 11-15-2010 06:49 AM

Very cool toy box Steve ! I like the additional accents to the outside. I built a toy box for a young family member as well and it is a good feeling to give something from the heart and knowing that it will be used for many years to come. Great work once again !

-- Rob,Gaithersburg,MD,One mans trash is another mans wood shop treasure ! ;-)

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#11 posted 11-16-2010 04:34 AM

Great toy box Steve, I enjoy all of your patterns you do great work!

-- I am responsible for how I respond to everything in my life - - Deadwood SD

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#12 posted 11-16-2010 07:10 AM

A Phillies’ logo would look great on the front.


-- If at first you don't succeed then maybe skydiving isn't for you.

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