"Fresno" Bandsaw Box

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Project by Drunken Woodworker posted 11-09-2012 02:50 PM 2412 views 11 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Bandsaw box made from plywood and rosewood. Finished with boiled linseed oil, wipe-on poly and wax. Drawer lined with black flocking.

4” high, 4” wide, 4” deep.

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#1 posted 11-09-2012 03:28 PM

Antoher nice one in the “style”

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#2 posted 11-09-2012 03:53 PM

I really like the simple understated elegance of this design. Thanks for posting.

-- Bondo Gaposis

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#3 posted 11-09-2012 04:18 PM

You’re definitely onto something here, and have begun a wonderful series of bandsaw boxes. Great job disguising the kerf line on the circular side at the bottom left! At least, I think that’s where it is. What a perfect circle too!

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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#4 posted 11-09-2012 04:19 PM

+1 Bondo. I really like it.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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#5 posted 11-09-2012 05:15 PM

Awesome design. I like the angle, and then the circle,
and the circle inside of it.

Way cool.

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#6 posted 11-09-2012 05:49 PM

Cool band saw box.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#7 posted 11-09-2012 06:42 PM

I like the look

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

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#8 posted 11-10-2012 02:20 AM

A really lovely little box, very nice work.

-- Tom D

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#9 posted 11-10-2012 03:38 PM

Another nice box, I really like how the plywood plays with the hardwood once finish….BC

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#10 posted 11-12-2012 10:28 AM

You have inspired me to start using plywood again. With a little imagination you can make stuff that people will love and not even know it’s plywood….... like this one! Very cool.
Looks like you have a few more friends than I do, as you got more votes on the WWGOA Xmas Gift Contest.

-- "They don't want it perfect - they want it SPECIAL"

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