Pine tool box

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Project by Scott posted 04-07-2012 06:57 PM 4595 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I made this toolbox from dimensional lumber, which is not very flat, but somehow the dovetails worked out. I had a change of plans on the handle so it needed screws to attach it, but overall it worked out. It is a big toolbox for carrying the largest of hand planes.

-- Scott in North Carolina

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#1 posted 04-07-2012 07:07 PM

very nice

-- reggle/england/Nothing like a good piece of hickory

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#2 posted 04-07-2012 07:18 PM

Handy. What is the bottom made of? Did you dado it in?

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#3 posted 04-07-2012 07:26 PM

Yes, I dado’ed the bottom in. It is made of the same pine material, all of which is 3/4” in thickness, so the thing is no light weight!

-- Scott in North Carolina

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#4 posted 04-07-2012 10:45 PM

Nice dovetails, the whole thing looks great

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#6 posted 04-08-2012 04:38 AM

Sharp looking tool box. The dovetails look really nice.

-- Nat, UPstate NY,

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