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Chevy Bandsaw Box

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Project by Beem posted 575 days ago 2743 views 8 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made it for my brother who is a GM mechanic for Christmas. I made it out of 4 2×8s. its about 8 inches tall 20 inches long and 6 inches deep.





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 575 days ago

Very cool band saw box.

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whitebeast88

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#2 posted 575 days ago

awesome box,thanks for sharing.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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rockrunner

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#3 posted 575 days ago

Great idea!!

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Matthew Harrold

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#4 posted 575 days ago

love the idea! never thought of using the shape of a car badge for a box!
Matthew.

-- ''if you don't know what it does... don't f*** about with it'' - Ivan Hill, my grand farther

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bowtie

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#5 posted 575 days ago

a BOWTIE i love it!

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clieb91

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#6 posted 575 days ago

Beem, Welcome aboard! nice design for a bandsaw box and I love the fact it is made out of standard lumber. As long as you brother liked it, it is a good project. Look forward to seeing more.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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thewoodworker01

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#7 posted 575 days ago

Ohhhh Man!!! Now were talking!!!!!!!! Lol! I love Chevy! This is a project that I call – “Why Didn’t I think Of That???”

Christian

-- Most people say "Measure Twice, Cut Once." I say, "Cut Twice, Measure Once".

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Monte Pittman

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#8 posted 574 days ago

Welcome to LJ’s

Cute idea

-- 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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pantango

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#9 posted 574 days ago

nice job and a very thoughtful gift. I have a GM employee in my family too, might have to steal your idea

-- Hate how work gets in the way of my hobby!!

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Surfside

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#10 posted 571 days ago

That’s totally a fine inspiration. Well-executed band saw box!

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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Jim Jakosh

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#11 posted 449 days ago

Now that is cool. I’m a Chevy guy. Mind if I copy that one??.................Jim

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

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Beem

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#12 posted 448 days ago

Jim- not at all man good luck with it. make sure you post it up here so I can see how you improved it!

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Reesman32

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#13 posted 231 days ago

I really want to make one for a Christmas present for someone special how did you make it?

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