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Project by deeman posted 09-24-2011 03:41 AM 1796 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My newest band saw box. I really liked the grain pattern for the drawers and front. The wood is ash. I made a hidden drawer on this one. I wanted to sell this one to buy a chuck for my lathe but my wife wants it.

-- Dennis Trenton Ohio And life is worth the living just because He lives!





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cmiller

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#1 posted 09-24-2011 08:51 AM

I like this, it is so organic looking and the grain of the ash is really nice. Almost looks like it grew as a box.

-- -caleb

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TonyWard

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#2 posted 09-24-2011 09:54 AM

Hi

Nice work. Better make another bandsawn box to finance your lathe chuck purchase!

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

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Eagle1

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#3 posted 09-24-2011 11:07 AM

Nice work deeman. I really like the shape, the grain is great. I haven’t built a bandsaw box for a while. It looks like I’m going to do another one.

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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cdbridge39

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#4 posted 09-24-2011 12:52 PM

I really like the bandsaw box and the secret drawer. I made a single drawer box before but nothing like this. Good job !!!

-- If it ain't broke don't fix it, if you fix it make it better than it has to be.

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Don Johnson

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#5 posted 09-24-2011 02:05 PM

Excellent design and execution.

Did your cut the top of the bottom right drawer and all of the top right drawer first – remove block from bandsaw – introduce the blade into the first cut again, but ‘backwards’, so as to be able to cut the bottom of the bottom right drawer after sliding some way along the existing slot? I guess you could then reverse back up the slot to cut the other drawers – all from one entry point. Clever!

Perhaps the ‘backwards’ bit is standard practice, but I don’t think it occurred to me before seeing your box – I must remember the technique. Thanks for posting.

-- Don, Somerset UK, http://www.donjohnson24.co.uk

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Jim Jakosh

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#6 posted 09-24-2011 02:33 PM

That is cool with the secret drawer!!

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

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Roger

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#7 posted 09-26-2011 03:34 PM

that is very kool. Ash has such gr8 looks, or, should I say, that is some gr8 Ash looks

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

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