LumberJocks

Marblewood and Poplar Bandsaw Box

  • Advertise with us
Project by FloridaArt posted 09-14-2011 03:11 AM 2131 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

September, 2011—I glued up this blank almost 2-years ago. I cut the blank of marblewood on an angle and inserted a slab of poplar. Just something a little different. This box has one drawer. Nothing special at all in construction technique. Just a typical band saw box. Soda can in the last photo for scale.

This is sanded to 220 and given a heavy coat of oil. The drawer on this box is a little on the large side in my opinion. It could have been a two drawer box I suppose. I’m sure someone has something that will fit just perfectly.

-- Art | Bradenton, Florida





6 comments so far

View NormG's profile

NormG

4164 posts in 1654 days


#1 posted 09-14-2011 06:23 AM

Great lines

-- Norman

View Ken90712's profile

Ken90712

14893 posts in 1839 days


#2 posted 09-14-2011 12:04 PM

Nice band-saw box.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

View ChrisN's profile

ChrisN

259 posts in 2424 days


#3 posted 09-14-2011 01:43 PM

I think it looks great!!

Thanks for sharing!

Chris

-- Chris N, Westford, MA - "If you won't eat something from your fridge that turned green...why would you eat something that started out that way?"

View Roger's profile

Roger

14552 posts in 1455 days


#4 posted 09-14-2011 02:26 PM

really nice combo of wood Art. that Tiger wood really has some nice grain. what did you use as a finish? thnx

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

View TonyWard's profile

TonyWard

748 posts in 2979 days


#5 posted 09-14-2011 02:43 PM

Nice blend of timbers and good work, big drawer for big things

-- Bandsawn Box Plans available at ~ http://www.tonyward.org

View Kalomi's profile

Kalomi

1 post in 1043 days


#6 posted 11-08-2011 04:52 AM

I’m the proud owner of this wonderful box and I do have something special that fits perfectly inside it. Thank you, Art, for making it! It is a nice show piece in my living room!

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase