Pine tool box

  • Advertise with us
Project by Scott posted 04-07-2012 06:57 PM 4840 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Pine tool box
Pine tool box No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

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

6 comments so far

View reggle's profile


41 posts in 1819 days

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

very nice

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

View Woollymonster's profile


31 posts in 1816 days

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

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

View Scott 's profile


216 posts in 1842 days

#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

View doncutlip's profile


2832 posts in 3131 days

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

Nice dovetails, the whole thing looks great

-- Don, Royersford, PA

View kiefer's profile (online now)


4987 posts in 2242 days

#5 posted 04-08-2012 03:01 AM

View Helkat's profile


74 posts in 1871 days

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

Sharp looking tool box. The dovetails look really nice.

-- Nat, UPstate NY,

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics