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Project by Shanem posted 12-08-2011 08:17 PM 1343 views 10 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made a few bandsaw boxes so I was curious on whether I could make a shelf like it.
The shelf is made from construction 2X10 laminated together. The boxes centers are 24” apart so I could put a screw through the box into the studs.
Cutting the faces off the front of the drawers was the most difficult as there were no straight reference edges.

One thing I found was there is a heater below and it has caused the drawer to be more difficult to pull.

Something Different.

Thanks for looking.
-Shane





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Diggerjacks

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#1 posted 12-08-2011 08:32 PM

Hello Shanem

What an original bandsaw box !!!!

I like this idea

Thanks for sharing and in my favorite

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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#2 posted 12-08-2011 09:00 PM

Very cool! Definitely something different. It looks very clean especially for being made out of construction grade lumber. Also, a very thoughtful way of attaching it to the studs.

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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#3 posted 12-08-2011 09:18 PM

What a great idea.
Thanks for the post.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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#4 posted 12-09-2011 12:31 AM

Nice example of “thinking outside the box” :)

-- Mike - In Fort McMurray Alberta

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#5 posted 12-09-2011 01:16 AM

Slick

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#6 posted 12-09-2011 01:53 AM

Very unique idea. I like it a lot.

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#7 posted 12-09-2011 03:38 AM

Really a neat approach to a bandsaw box.

CtL

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#8 posted 12-09-2011 03:38 AM

Very creative, nice work, never seen one before and great idea

-- Norman

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#9 posted 12-09-2011 02:02 PM

what a cool idea. Very creative. thank you for sharing it.

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#10 posted 12-09-2011 04:30 PM

Great project. ! Gonna have to “steal” that idea. Heck with it…move the heater!

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#11 posted 12-09-2011 07:36 PM

Great project, very different.
Am I missing something though, studs are spaced 16” apart (on center)..

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#12 posted 12-09-2011 10:08 PM

That’s beautiful!

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#13 posted 12-10-2011 08:16 PM

very creative
very cool
very beautiful!! !

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#14 posted 12-11-2011 03:26 AM

That’s a great idea, well done…......very cool…..........

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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Shanem

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#15 posted 12-12-2011 03:32 PM

Thank you all for your comments. If anyone would like to make one let me know and I’ll explain how I did it.

ChuckC – it’s a basement wall and the code here allows 16” or 24” on center.

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