1st Bandsaw Box

  • Advertise with us
Project by cobbler posted 03-17-2008 08:09 PM 1846 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''

8 comments so far

View puzzled's profile


72 posts in 3368 days

#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.

View CharlieM1958's profile


16258 posts in 3794 days

#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"

View GaryK's profile


10262 posts in 3563 days

#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

View Valerii's profile


154 posts in 3305 days

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

Good work and the grain is fantastic!

View rikkor's profile


11295 posts in 3450 days

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

Wow, that is an attention grabber.

View Scott Bryan's profile

Scott Bryan

27251 posts in 3397 days

#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

View Jiri Parkman's profile

Jiri Parkman

953 posts in 3388 days

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


-- Jiri

View Sawdust2's profile


1467 posts in 3663 days

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

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


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

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics