First bandsaw box

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Project by dirtylantz posted 01-12-2012 10:48 PM 883 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was my first box after getting the new bandsaw last Christmas. I made it for my wife and she loved it. I learned a lot from making this box. Now that I have learned more how to do it, every time i walk by it I want to fix some of the things i notice. She won’t let me touch it. Guess she’s sentimental that way. Made out of walnut and somethinerother. Spray lacquer finish.

-- "If one man can do it, another man can"

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#1 posted 01-12-2012 11:43 PM

The other looks a little like pine, but that don’t matter. Very nice for a first. I couldn’t tell the back from the front with my first one.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#2 posted 01-13-2012 01:36 AM

Looks good, I’ve made a few and I can see it does take practice

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#3 posted 01-13-2012 02:29 AM


-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#4 posted 01-13-2012 02:38 AM

Great job

-- Norman

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#5 posted 01-13-2012 03:01 AM

It is a good first try. I know you can do a lot better. I learned so much on my first I did 10 more and added inlay. It seems for me the learning is more fun, exciting than the product.

-- Phil Zoeller louisville, KY

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#6 posted 01-13-2012 07:13 AM

Looks like a fun project.

-- Custom furniture

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