Pencil Box

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Project by bondogaposis posted 03-08-2012 09:26 PM 2004 views 9 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this little box out of butternut. My first experience w/ butternut, easy to work with for the most part. It tends to fuzz a little on the router but planes like a dream. Thanks for looking.

-- Bondo Gaposis

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#1 posted 03-08-2012 09:48 PM

Cool! I need a place to hide pencils near my computer and these would work well.

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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#2 posted 03-08-2012 10:12 PM

A box for an almost extinct implement. Nice design.

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#3 posted 03-08-2012 11:01 PM

Looks good, nice details on it

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#4 posted 03-08-2012 11:43 PM

I really like this. Nice work. Will probably steal the idea.


-- That was not wormy wood when I started working on it.

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#5 posted 03-09-2012 01:37 AM

Great pencil box, with storage for the magic eraser, thanks

-- Norman

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#6 posted 03-09-2012 08:24 PM

I think that’s an interesting idea, having two boxes that join together. Cool!

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#7 posted 03-10-2012 02:35 AM

This is a really nice box. I have never seen one like it and I am GONNA copy it. LOL Great job on this.

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#8 posted 03-10-2012 01:07 PM

I am never without a couple of #2 pencils. I keep them in one of the pockets in my bib overalls and I plan on making a couple of pencil boxes for my workshop. Yours are very nicely done. Welcome to Lumberjocks.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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