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My Version Of The Cat Bandsaw Box

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Project by Blackie_ posted 12-01-2012 03:46 PM 1801 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my version of the cat bandsaw box, thanks to Larry for allowing me to copy his design, I free handed this pattern via a print copy of Larry’s box from LJ it also has the same measurements as Larry’s 13” x 4” x 7” made from Spalted Hackberry, I got lucky when piecing this cut boards together as the wood pattern lined up perfect on the end grain edges it was un-planed just happened that way, it has four large drawers with one Hidden drawer located in the center large drawer. I created this box as a gift for a friend that has came to my aid when in need for various things.

Thanks for looking

-- 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 12-01-2012 03:51 PM

Man I should buy that for my wife! Major cat lover.

Great work.

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

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Hawaiilad

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#2 posted 12-01-2012 07:52 PM

Nice looking box Randy. I really like the wood you used. I had to go back and look at pictures of the one I made. I have made a couple more of the same designs for customers. The cat box and the Chicken box have really gone over well. Glad you were able to used the design to make a lovely box.

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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Jim Jakosh

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#3 posted 12-01-2012 09:25 PM

Now that is a sweet one, randy….................Jim

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

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Boxguy

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#4 posted 12-01-2012 10:13 PM

Blackie, nice job as always. The photos are well done too. You and Larry have a great design here. You are on sort of a Hackberry roll lately. It is beautiful stuff. You should do a blog for us about setting up a bandsaw to do such beautiful work. What kind of blade and guides do you use? Keep boxing and keep posting.

-- Big Al in IN

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woodshaver

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#5 posted 12-02-2012 12:40 AM

Too Cool !!! You can keep the Kitty treats in there!

-- Tony C St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#6 posted 12-02-2012 12:59 AM

Looks Great! I like the kitty treat idea! :D

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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FloridaArt

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#7 posted 12-02-2012 12:00 PM

Lots of drawers in this cat. Nice wood and nice detailing.

-- Art | Bradenton, Florida

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Blackie_

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#8 posted 12-02-2012 01:12 PM

Thanks all, and great ideas too :) Big Al, I’ll see about putting something together thanks.

-- 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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Roger

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#9 posted 12-03-2012 12:16 AM

I thought I saw a puddy tat. Nicely done

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

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Surfside

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#10 posted 12-03-2012 08:35 PM

What a very nice band saw box! I like it.

www.bandsawblog.com

-- "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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