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Mens Valet bandsaw bow, Zebra and Walnut.

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Project by Blackie_ posted 07-12-2012 02:45 AM 1822 views 2 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another mens valet box, I made this bandsaw box using Zebra and Walnut it has two large drawers with seperated trays on top. Measurement are 12” W x 3” H x 6 3/4 D

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 07-12-2012 02:59 AM

Whatever you’re doing to dream of this stuff, keep it up! You’re doing an awesome job. Best BS Box cutter on the site.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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Blackie_

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#2 posted 07-12-2012 03:07 AM

Thanks Monte

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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Boxguy

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#3 posted 07-12-2012 04:16 AM

Blackie,

Your photography is starting to pick up too. I like the color and long drawers here. And that is no BS. The finish really shows in these shots. If you are of the notion, I think these would sell. Ride the wave, Dude, ride the wave.

-- Big Al in IN

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Roger

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#4 posted 07-12-2012 12:15 PM

A definite eye-catcher. Really nice Randy

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Jim Jakosh

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#5 posted 07-12-2012 12:47 PM

Nice one Randy! Where you cut in to make the oval holes?

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

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Blackie_

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#6 posted 07-12-2012 01:03 PM

Jim, trick is to cut with the grain, it hides the cut lines. They are there just can’t see them.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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Brianb1

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#7 posted 07-12-2012 01:10 PM

Thanks for the tip on cutting with the grain !! Awesome Box !!

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Hawaiilad

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#8 posted 07-13-2012 12:59 AM

That one is really pretty Randy…the grain just Pops out. I just ordered the Carter parts to up grade my band saw…

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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gfadvm

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#9 posted 07-13-2012 01:50 AM

That is some unusual looking Zebrawood and the walnut even has some Zebra pattern. Great choice and matching of these woods.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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Blackie_

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#10 posted 07-13-2012 02:24 AM

I noticed that too Andy it was luck of the draw :)

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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Blackie_

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#11 posted 07-13-2012 02:32 AM

I’m also finding a new method when it comes to glueing up two different woods together, my making them smaller say 1/4” to 3/8” thick I can just cut the glue line thus making only one seam on the ends instead of two as you see in this box it has two seam lines on the end.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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Rick

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#12 posted 07-14-2012 09:26 AM

Very Nice Project Indeed! Well Done!

Rick

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Bertha

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#13 posted 07-14-2012 09:47 AM

I’m not entirely sure how you executed this on the bandsaw. I tell you what, though; it’s fantastic. I think the deep drawers set it apart as a piece that will actually be USED. Are you selling these? If so…where?

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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Jamie Speirs

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#14 posted 07-14-2012 10:15 AM

Your on a roll

They are great

They have the look

jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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