LumberJocks

Ambrosia Maple 3-drawer Bandsaw Box

  • Advertise with us
Project by JoeinDE posted 482 days ago 980 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was the first bandsaw box that I made once I had a bandsaw. It was cut from a bowl blank. The finish is mineral oil and the pulls are rosewood. If you are a Star Wars fan, this piece reminds me of the sand people on Tattoine.

This was given a Christmas gift to a family friend.

-- A bad craftsmen blames his cheap #$%ing tools





5 comments so far

View albachippie's profile

albachippie

532 posts in 1536 days


#1 posted 482 days ago

Great first box. I love that timber.
Thanks for posting,
Garry

-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Garry-Macdonald-Woodwork/425518554215355?ref=hl

View a1Jim's profile (online now)

a1Jim

109323 posts in 2078 days


#2 posted 482 days ago

Unique wood and cool design

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View Grumpymike's profile

Grumpymike

958 posts in 816 days


#3 posted 481 days ago

I love bandsaw boxes and this one is a beauty for sure.
you can hide the entry cuts a bit better if you enter along the grain, then when you glue it up it hides better.
I really like the wood you chose, it is outstanding for sure.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it.

View JoeinDE's profile

JoeinDE

350 posts in 1824 days


#4 posted 481 days ago

Thanks for the tip Mike. I’ll keep that in mind on the next one.

-- A bad craftsmen blames his cheap #$%ing tools

View Surfside's profile

Surfside

2895 posts in 675 days


#5 posted 479 days ago

The rosewood complements with the maple. I always love band saw boxes.
Spotless work! Impressive!

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"

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase