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Project by greg48 posted 12-25-2010 03:59 AM 3123 views 17 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Thank you all for your inspiration, I thought I should use my scraps for something other than feeding the fire. This is my first bandsaw box for my son who is a camera nut. Made it out of black walnut and rock maple and included a hidden drawer. The knurled knobs and lens turn but don’t do much else. On to the next one!!!

-- Greg, No. Cal. - "Gaudete in Domino Semper"





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SouthpawCA

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#1 posted 12-25-2010 04:06 AM

Awesome box. I didn’t see the hidden drawer immediately, but a 2nd look proved worth it. Excellent idea.

-- Don

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#2 posted 12-25-2010 04:09 AM

Is that kool or what. Very nicely done. I am sure your son liked. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#3 posted 12-25-2010 04:25 AM

I like the idea of a camera. i just might have to make a version of my own on this subject, thanks for the idea.

-- You can't buy salvation, it's a free gift from God.

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#4 posted 12-25-2010 04:28 AM

That is awesome…I’m a camera nut too and I know I’d love this thing. I love how you textured the knobs and the edge of the lens cap. Simply fabulous.

-- Optimists are usually disappointed. Pessimists are either right or pleasantly surprised. I tend to be a disappointed pessimist.

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#5 posted 12-25-2010 04:58 AM

thank´s for sharing this box with us :-)
I like it

take care
Dennis

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#6 posted 12-25-2010 05:09 AM

Greg, an awesome looking box. the hidden drawer is pretty neat.

CtL

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

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#7 posted 12-25-2010 08:07 AM

That’s a great project. The hidden drawer is very cool. Nicely done.

-- Dan - Valparaiso, Indiana, "A smart man changes his mind, a fool never does."

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#8 posted 12-25-2010 05:36 PM

outstanding! They saying being able to take a great picture is all in the mind’s eye. Guess it applies to bandsaw boxes too because you did a great job on your design.

-- • "I have noticed that nothing I have never said ever did me any harm."....... Calvin Coolidge

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#9 posted 12-25-2010 06:26 PM

That is just too cool!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#10 posted 12-25-2010 06:36 PM

Neat box! Very well done,great choice of woods and excellent detail.

-- Terri, Rocky Mountain High Colorado!

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#11 posted 12-25-2010 11:36 PM

Very cool idea. Any photographer would love this. Great job!

-- Paul, North Dakota, USAF Ret.

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#12 posted 12-26-2010 12:14 AM

What a great idea – a camera.

What you have scrap pieces?????
you might have to go out and buy an electric heater now, as you wont be keeping warm by the wood fire, no scrap pieces to feed it now!!!!!!

-- Theresa, https://sites.google.com/site/tmj65treasure/

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#13 posted 12-26-2010 12:48 AM

Great idea. I love the design and the craftsmanship that went into this.
I love the hidden drawer.

-- Emmett, from Georgia

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#14 posted 12-26-2010 08:25 PM

Fabulous project. Very attractive and such a unique design.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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#15 posted 12-31-2010 12:15 AM

Oh my goth, I HAFTA make me one of these to keep my camera lenses!! >< fantastic!

-- Thomas - Pondering the inclusion of woodworking into physics and chemistry classes...

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