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Project by jaykaypur posted 03-09-2012 11:35 AM 1993 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a cedar bandsaw box and was the waste block from the bigger bow-tie box I made/posted earlier. The box measures 12’‘L x 2 1/2’‘W x 2’‘H. After a friend saw the UVA box, he hinted that he sure would like a Denver Broncos box. He has no idea that I’ve made this and will be surprised!
It took me 5 hrs. to put EACH one of the logos on. As I stated in the UVA box info, it’s a very tedious process. They turn out really well but it’s a LOT of work. The left-side is their old logo and the right-side is the one that they use today. I lost the brillance of the orange in the logo’s when I applied the wax finish but it still looks okay.
As always, thanks for looking.

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





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bowtie

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#1 posted 03-09-2012 11:49 AM

of course i like a “bowtie”box!! bet your friend will like it.
beautiful work.

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru....

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 03-09-2012 12:26 PM

All of these are nicely done and, to be honest, I haven’t seen bow tie boxes before. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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jjw5858

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#3 posted 03-09-2012 01:53 PM

Really nice work on the logos and the Bowtie Box! Again, the cedar really has a great eye catching grain. Awesome job!

-- "Always continue to learn, laugh and share!" JJW

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workerinwood

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#4 posted 03-09-2012 02:28 PM

Very nice, well done!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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lew

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#5 posted 03-09-2012 03:03 PM

Sweet!

Love the cedar!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Daiku

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#6 posted 03-09-2012 03:54 PM

Nice looking box and great job with the logos! Is there a special pen that you used? Seems like every time I try to write on wood, the grains of the wood would make the ink run.

Go Broncos!

Thanks for posting,

-- Cal Noguchi - EZdado.com

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Tokolosi

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#7 posted 03-09-2012 05:58 PM

Nice customization of an already uniqie box.

Pity about the subject matter.

Go Chargers!

-- “There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.” ~ JRR Tolkien

#8 posted 03-09-2012 08:51 PM

Nice Box

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LukieB

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#9 posted 03-10-2012 02:54 PM

Very cool, you even put the right team on there!! Go Broncos!!!!!!

-- Lucas, "Someday woodworks will be my real job, until then, there's this http://www.melbrownfarmsupply.com"

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#10 posted 03-10-2012 02:57 PM

The only thing that you wont find in that box is Peyton Manning! He’ll be wearing that red and gold next year … and now your starting quarterback of the Kansas City Chiefs … Peyton Manning!!!

I had to get that out of my system …. besides the wonderful logo i really like the style of the box and that cedar looks awesome.

-- Its not a crack, its a casting imperfection.

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kiefer

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#11 posted 03-10-2012 11:27 PM

Well done and a nice gift .
I think your friend will be impressed .

Kiefer

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EmeraldDragon

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#12 posted 06-20-2012 02:53 PM

My brother is a huge Buffalo Bills fan. I am going to attempt something similar for him. Thanks for the inspirational idea!

-- There are countless woodworking plans but have you checked out God's plan? Jeremiah 29:11

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