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Project by woodsmith1 posted 09-01-2011 03:22 AM 4695 views 8 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had pics of the build but they got lost some how. Not happy about that but anyway. The handles I made using black pipe and painted it with hammered tone paint. The box is frame and panel construction. All cedar or old cedar barn siding exept the plywood bottoms which are dadoed in.

On another note, the guy I made the box for wants some lettering burned or branded into the top. I’ve never done this before so any advise would be appreciated greatly.





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Gary

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#1 posted 09-01-2011 03:35 AM

Oh man, I wish you hadn’t posted this. Now my wife wants one…..oh me…...
Nice work tho

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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maddawg308

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#2 posted 09-01-2011 03:54 AM

Branding with a hot iron or using a woodburning kit is easy. Hard part is the box. Great job on that!

-- Plank says: "If you're a little board, might as well get hammered!"

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Woodwrecker

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#3 posted 09-01-2011 05:00 AM

That old wood is really cool looking and I like those handles.
Nice job !

-- All glory comes from daring to begin.

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Bob Kollman

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#4 posted 09-01-2011 07:27 AM

Looks great, reminds me of an old job box a constuction freind of mine used to carry on jobs
when I was way younger!!!

-- Bob Kenosha Wi.

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itsmic

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#5 posted 09-01-2011 06:55 PM

NOW WE ARE TALKING BOX, That’s a good one, all the real beefy features you need in a work horse, Love the way it looks also, built strong to last, great job, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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woodsmith1

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#6 posted 09-02-2011 11:21 AM

Thanks to all!

I can’t wait to see yours laertes.

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