My first bandsaw box

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Project by jwisbey posted 01-29-2012 06:20 PM 1403 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first attempt for making a bandsaw box. Thanks to all the blogs and posts on LJ that discussed how to make them.

These ‘jewelry’ boxes are for my twin daughters. Their birthday is coming up at the end of February and this is one of their presents. They are made from birds eye maple, walnut, and cherry. They were finished with 2 coats of Waterlox Original and 2 coats of Waterlox Gloss finish.

Thanks for looking.

-- Joe, Ohio - Working with wood for over 25 years and still a beginner

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#1 posted 01-29-2012 06:22 PM

Very nice. Careful, boxes are addictive.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#2 posted 01-29-2012 06:55 PM

Very cool saw box. Great job Joe.

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 01-29-2012 08:35 PM

Wow, those look great

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#4 posted 01-29-2012 11:56 PM

Now that’s a unique jewelry box! I really like the design and the maple just POP’S out at you.

Very nice work for the 1st of many to come. LOL

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

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#5 posted 01-30-2012 01:04 AM

Joe Nice work, I like your use of the long drawer

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