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Project by Tom Canales posted 939 days ago 1675 views 7 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Wanted to come up with a new box design that would require the use of my new bandsaw. Came up with this. Smaller box is made from pieces left over from cutting out the curved sides on the bigger box. I usually make hinged lids but thought I’d try the set-in and slider types. Used fake ostrich as liner.

Cherry & Walnut burl with sycamore trim. little handles are contorted filbert from by backyard.

-- I used to be indecisive, now I’m not so sure





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 939 days ago

Hey Tom
This is a really cool box and a great design.well done.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Roman Hrytsak

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#2 posted 939 days ago

Like the style of the larger box. Beautiful lines and choice of wood makes a stunning piece!

-- Roman:... there are no mistakes, just opportunities for a design change!

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 939 days ago

I like these boxes and it looks like you did a nice job on them.

helluvawreck

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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Jim Jakosh

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#4 posted 939 days ago

Neat design, Tom…...............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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bugz

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#5 posted 939 days ago

Really cool design, and build with new bandsaw.

-- Bob, Lewistown, Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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whitedog

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#6 posted 939 days ago

Very cool … I like them both.

-- Paul , Calfornia

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doncutlip

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#7 posted 939 days ago

Great job on the boxes

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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stefang

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#8 posted 938 days ago

Wonderful and unusual design Tom. I really like it a lot.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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Dave Haynes

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#9 posted 938 days ago

Now that’s ingenuity at its finest. Good job and smart thinking!

-- Dave Haynes, Indiana, http://www.oldaveswoodshop.com

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nonickswood

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#10 posted 938 days ago

No waste, Beautiful job!!

-- Nick, Virginia, http://www.etsy.com/shop/NONICKSWOOD

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308Gap

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#11 posted 938 days ago

That last pic with texture and grain is real nice. Thanks for the ideas.

-- Thank You Veterans!

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jaykaypur

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#12 posted 938 days ago

Very nice work. Great job. Love that lid.

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

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