PO Box Door Bank

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Project by Kean posted 1187 days ago 2526 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this post office door bank for my fiancé (at the time, now my wife), who collects banks. The wood is oak and the door is a real (decommissioned) post office box door. When I got it it had been painted green and it took me two weeks with various paint removers, wire wheels, etc to get it clean. The brass coin slot plate on top came from Penn State Industries.

-- Kean - It's all fun and games until someone loses an eye.

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#1 posted 1187 days ago

Wow, wonderful restoration work. I also dislike it when good-looking metal like this gets covered with paint.

-- Holy scrap Barkman!

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#2 posted 1187 days ago

Very handsome. I’ve had my eye on these for a while, to protect my assets from a fiance’ looking for meter money:)

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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#3 posted 1187 days ago

I love these boxes, great work!

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