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Project by RPersad posted 09-05-2011 05:23 PM 1789 views 5 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was tired of moving tools one handful at a time and risking dropping them so i built a tool tote. The entire body is mahogany with a ply board bottom. The box joints are reinforced with square pegs which are about 2” long and the remaining joints are mainly mortise and tenon with a few lap joints. This is my 1st attempt at box joints and square pegs. It was based on a Greene and Greene inspired tool tote built by Jack Barnhill. Dimensions: 18” long, 11.5” wide and 6” deep and weights 9.5lbs empty. Finished with Cabot Gloss Spar Varnish.

-- Measure Twice Cut Once -- It's a lot easier to cut more off than it is to cut MORON.





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Michael1

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#1 posted 09-06-2011 12:48 AM

Nive work. You just cant buy this kind of tote at a tool or hardware store

-- Michael Mills, North Carolina, http://www.scicaskets.com

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itsmic

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#2 posted 09-06-2011 12:57 AM

Looks to be a very usefull item, looks real nice as well, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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