Riffler Rasp Carrier- 2x4 Challenge

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Project by furnitologist posted 01-21-2008 11:53 PM 6188 views 5 times favorited 24 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here’s my entry into the 2×4 Challenge. It’s a storage tool box to hold my good rifflers and rasps and to keep them from clanging.

Neet project and fun figuring out how to use that darn 8 foot stick. Forced me to tune-up my band saw, got me familiar with my Incra 3000SE mitre guage and dug out my good block plane that I rarely use. An excellent challenge.

Measurements are: 16.75×5.5×7.25, fastened with #4 Brass – flat head philips, and glue

An absolute pleasure to participate with everybody. It’s why I like being a LumberJock.

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#1 posted 01-22-2008 12:04 AM

Nice job! Very good execution.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#2 posted 01-22-2008 12:04 AM

Ahhhhh, I was wondering what you had scheming. Really neat use of the wood!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#3 posted 01-22-2008 12:06 AM

Nice! Just plain nice. Good job.

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#4 posted 01-22-2008 12:36 AM

Another great use of a 2X4.

-- Andy Stark

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#5 posted 01-22-2008 12:59 AM

exellent job ! good luck

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Thos. Angle

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#6 posted 01-22-2008 01:00 AM

Nice job, Neil. Useful as well.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#7 posted 01-22-2008 01:11 AM

Great and with those measurements you can enter it in the box challenge also.

-- Rob (A) Waxahachie,TX

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#8 posted 01-22-2008 01:29 AM

Neil A great carrying case. Nice job and congratulations on finishing.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#9 posted 01-22-2008 01:41 AM

Good thinking. I like it.

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#10 posted 01-22-2008 01:44 AM

A good looking box that should serve it’s purpose well. Very cool.

-- Working at Woodworking

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#11 posted 01-22-2008 01:54 AM

I like it simple but usefull. 5 stars

-- I get out in the shop when I can

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#12 posted 01-22-2008 01:57 AM

Nice – that’s a handy project – looks like you had a nice clear 2×4!

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- --

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#13 posted 01-22-2008 03:38 AM

Simple and ingenious design, nice work. Hope you make it to the picnic this year.

-- Bob A in NJ

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#14 posted 01-22-2008 03:38 AM

Great job!

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

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#15 posted 01-22-2008 04:36 AM

I’m still being amazed by all of you guys (and gals) uses for a regular old 2×4. Great implementation.

-- Still learning everything

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