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Project by Jim Sellers posted 11-22-2012 at 07:47 PM 3102 views 13 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I guess the only thing unique about these is to whoever it was who designed and created the first one. This is my third one. Gave the first 2 away and wanted to keep one in my collection since it seems to be a favorite. Built it a while back and finally had a free day to felt the drawers and call it finished. This one’s made of cherry and wider than the first 2. Why waste drawer space if you’ve got the material

-- J.C.Sellers





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#1 posted 11-22-2012 at 07:50 PM

I really like this design.

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#2 posted 11-22-2012 at 08:28 PM

Love these. One day I will make ine.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#3 posted 11-22-2012 at 08:45 PM

That’s awesome, love it!

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#4 posted 11-22-2012 at 09:05 PM

I hope you find out what keeps doing this to your boxes :))

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#5 posted 11-23-2012 at 05:40 AM

I also like these “cracked” boxes. Very nicely done.

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#6 posted 11-23-2012 at 06:41 AM

Very nice.
What is the finished size of this?
I’ve seen these made on the bandsaw, but some time ago, I seen some full size dressers that looks just like these. Those have been on my mind lately and have thought about investigating the possibilities of making them full size.

-- http://wddsrfinewoodworks.blogspot.com/

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#7 posted 11-23-2012 at 07:01 AM

This is what happens when you don’t let the wood dry long enough! hee heee… This is a new one on me and I love it. What I like most is how you made the curve in the sides and top, to give it almost a cartoonish look. I see William already asked about the dimentions. I’m also curious. Really fun and interesting project… thanks for sharing it. :)

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#8 posted 11-23-2012 at 07:24 AM

Check out some of these dressers to see some of what I’d like to build. There are various designs on this page, but everyone of them is interesting.

-- http://wddsrfinewoodworks.blogspot.com/

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#9 posted 11-23-2012 at 07:35 AM

Thanks guys for the comments. I forgot to mention the size or place a reference object. It’s 6 1/2” wide by 13’ tall by 4 1/2” deep. Yea it’s a bandsaw box. Yes William I’d love to make one full size. If my designer colleague would persuade one of her wealthy clients i’d do one on commission for the kids room.

-- J.C.Sellers

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#10 posted 11-23-2012 at 07:36 AM

Check out that link I posted above. There are photos of some neat dressers there. I’d love to build some of those.

-- http://wddsrfinewoodworks.blogspot.com/

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#11 posted 11-23-2012 at 07:42 AM

William, thanks for that link. Yes I’ve seen most of those but also a few new ones there too. If you browse through my projects list you’ll see some others. All bandsaw boxes but would build any of the same full size for the right price.

-- J.C.Sellers

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#12 posted 11-23-2012 at 07:45 AM

Thanks.
I’ve got to go, but I’ll definately check them out as soon as I get the time. I see this as a future project that I’d love to tackle.

-- http://wddsrfinewoodworks.blogspot.com/

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#13 posted 11-23-2012 at 08:24 AM

This design originated from a very talented artisan based in Vancouver, British Columbia Canada.

Check out his website. His designs will blow you away.

http://www.straightlinedesigns.com/

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#14 posted 11-23-2012 at 09:44 AM

You’re really good to that ! Nice band saw box :)

www.bandsawblog.com

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#15 posted 11-23-2012 at 10:20 AM

awesome box, i need to make one!

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