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Project by Roger posted 617 days ago 3547 views 5 times favorited 44 comments Add to Favorites Watch

From cut-offs of Oak, Walnut, Ash, and Maple. The pattern for these boxes came from a book by Lois Keener Ventura, called, Sculpted Band Saw Boxes. A very nice varienty of bs box how-to’s, and patterns. Finished with Shellac and a couple coats o Johnsons paste wax. These are 2 of the 7 that I need as gifts for Christmas THIS year..LOL I got these 2 done because I gotta get em on the sleigh (post-office) in the mornin… I still need to get the others done, but, I they will be hand delivered. Thnx for checkin in, and any comment/s, good, bad, and/or ugly will be noted, and appreciated. hohoho :)

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





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 617 days ago

Hey Roger, these look really nice. But what do they have to do with ice cream? :-)

-- 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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HillbillyShooter

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#2 posted 617 days ago

Nice job(s). You’ve got quit a production system there. Merry Christmas!

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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Joe Lyddon

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#3 posted 617 days ago

Those are FUN aren’t they, Roger?!

COOL lil boxes…

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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jaykaypur

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#4 posted 617 days ago

Nice work. Need to be filled with jelly beans…..ummmmmmmmmmmm !

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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Woodenwizard

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#5 posted 617 days ago

Well Done Roger! I am going to have to give band saw boxes a try. I just can’t get motivated to do the glue ups. LOL

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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Granddaddy1

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#6 posted 617 days ago

Great job, Santa! You have some talented elves in that workshop.

Merry Christmas Roger!

-- Ron Wilson - maker of fine firewood!

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gfadvm

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#7 posted 617 days ago

Nice boxes Roger! You look like you have a production line going. I like the chicken wire/drawer idea. I’m gonna do that. You should post that as a shop tip!

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

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oakwood

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#8 posted 617 days ago

Pretty fancy work Roger. Your going to make allot of people happy at Christmas.

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#9 posted 617 days ago

The finishes are stunning! Don’t you love how shellac looks?? It is one of my favorite finishes. Beautiful boxes, too! You are going to be one tired elf come December 26th! (That is – if the world doesn’t end Friday! LOL) You are going to have lots of happy people on your list though! Great projects!

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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Blackie_

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#10 posted 617 days ago

Very nice in deed Roger, great production you have going especially making mass amounts the paper makes it go quick, though I no longer use glue and paper all of mine are free handed onto the wood but for something like this would make things go quicker.

-- 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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Grumpy

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#11 posted 617 days ago

Excellent job Roger. Very attractive design.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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Dave

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#12 posted 617 days ago

Looks like a production line. I like the contrasting wood colors. Gr8 project there LHCB.

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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a1Jim

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#13 posted 617 days ago

You really have a production line going there. great job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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jumbojack

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#14 posted 617 days ago

Good looking boxes Roger. Great finish on them.

-- Made in America, with American made tools....Shopsmith

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slotman

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#15 posted 617 days ago

Nice!! Now I’m gonna have to try making one of those!

-- Roger

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