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1st Bandsaw Box

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Project by cobbler posted 03-17-2008 08:09 PM 1544 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a my first attempt at a bandsaw box. It is made from a piece of oak burl which I found on my land. It is finished with 5 coats of american walnut poly.

-- ''Carry on my wayward son''





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puzzled

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#1 posted 03-17-2008 08:33 PM

That box turned out really well dad! That poly really brought the grain out.

-- -- Remember, a chip on the shoulder is a sure sign of a woodturner.

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CharlieM1958

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#2 posted 03-17-2008 08:50 PM

Wish I could find a piece of wood like that in my backyard.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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GaryK

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#3 posted 03-17-2008 09:03 PM

Nice looking box. I’m with charlie about finding something like that.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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Valerii

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#4 posted 03-17-2008 09:32 PM

Good work and the grain is fantastic!

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#5 posted 03-17-2008 10:57 PM

Wow, that is an attention grabber.

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#6 posted 03-17-2008 11:45 PM

That is one nice box. You really brought out the wonderful grain in the walnut.

Thanks for the post.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#7 posted 03-19-2008 03:47 PM

Fantastic!

-- Jiri

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#8 posted 02-14-2009 04:19 PM

Did you use a box router bit to hollow out the inside?

Lee

-- No piece is cut too short. It was meant for a smaller project.

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