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Project by Occie gilliam posted 05-13-2011 02:22 AM 1537 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is some shelf boxes I made before the heart thing
I made them from some left over from the house and I built twenty of them
Later I will make some for my office
The handle on the bottom works real well.
They are 10×14 and 7 in deep
Thing I used for the glue up
I get the syringes from a dental supplier
$20 for fifty
Occie

-- OC down in Costa Rica. come down and see me some time. I'll keep the light on for you too-oc@hotmail.com mail.com





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Bob Collins

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#1 posted 05-13-2011 02:50 AM

Nice looking shelf boxes Occie, would look great as office shelving.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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patron

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#2 posted 05-13-2011 02:52 AM

hey occie

these are some nice drawers/boxes

you have a talent dude
now we just have to get
and teach you the band saw

you be stilin’ then

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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Jack_T

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#3 posted 05-13-2011 03:33 AM

The boxes look nice. I love the handle idea. I hope you don’t mind if I steal the idea. I also like the idea for using dental syringes for glue.

-- Jack T, John 3:16 "For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him might not perish but might have eternal life."

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twokidsnosleep

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#4 posted 05-13-2011 04:59 AM

We use those syringes to flush out wisdom teeth sockets…gonna steal some from my office for the workshop
nice boxes btw

-- Scott "Some days you are the big dog, some days you are the fire hydrant"

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Bluepine38

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#5 posted 05-13-2011 04:12 PM

Nice boxes, I will have to make some to replace the cardboard parts boxes that I am using, but will have
to make them smaller, or I will never find the items hiding in the bottom of them. I am not disorganized,
I just have not figured out my filing system yet. Thank you for sharing.

-- As ever, Gus-the 76 yr young apprentice carpenter

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Occie gilliam

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#6 posted 05-14-2011 02:46 AM

Please do Jack
and thinks David for your kind words
Hi Bluepine38 that what got me going. the humidity
causes cardboard to fall apart here.
they work real well Scott and the one in the picture
is over a year old,
Bob that’s my next boxes to make, this time i will make
my own T&G from a better wood.
i made a gig for the glue that worked real well.

-- OC down in Costa Rica. come down and see me some time. I'll keep the light on for you too-oc@hotmail.com mail.com

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Jim Jakosh

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#7 posted 06-23-2011 02:35 AM

Nice shelf boxes,Occie .I like the handles on the bottom, too…...........Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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