Cracked bandsaw box

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Project by scubaspidey posted 916 days ago 1855 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first posted project on this website. A jewelry box for my wife. I am trying to get back into woodworking again after not having a garage/workshop for quite a while.

The chess piece was just me messing around on the bandsaw for my niece.

I’m working on a pie safe for my mother-in-law now…I’m addicted

sorry the pics are sideways…like i said…i’m new

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#1 posted 916 days ago

With projects like that…....being “new” is the least of your concerns. That is a great box. Good job.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#2 posted 916 days ago

awesome man love the cracked look, i saw it once on a book shelf someone made and will attempt to make it. great job

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#3 posted 916 days ago

Very cool done in a band saw box,nice work.

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 916 days ago

Fantastic project, wish the pictures were a little bigger

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#5 posted 916 days ago

There’s a first time for everyone!
I took copy’s of your picture’s and flipped them on my computer for a better look. I love that idea with the crack top! Very nice and very attractive!

-- Tony C , My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#6 posted 916 days ago

Very neat, I’d like to try one of those cracked pieces. How about writing a blog with lots of pictures of the next one you do? I can’t even picture in my head, how to make something like that.

-- Trees, a wonderful gift --Joe--

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#7 posted 915 days ago

Thanks for the comments everyone…I have to admit jcwalleye, I learned the technique watching Steve on and just came across the design by doing a google search of bandsaw box images. This one appealed to me most…like disneyworld meets beetlejuice

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#8 posted 915 days ago

I always liked this design. A tutorial can be found here

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