M Bandsaw Box made for customer

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Project by Tennessee posted 01-02-2013 04:35 PM 2211 views 3 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

M shaped bandsaw jewelry box made for a customer for Christmas. purpleheart and walnut striping front and back, oak center, redheart handles. Seven drawers, with a necklace drawer. Lavender felt insides. Lacquer finish.
Since someone will ask, this went for $90. Took about 4.5 hours of my time spread across a number of days inbetween guitars.
Thanks for lookin’!

-- Paul, Tennessee,

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woodshaver (Tony)

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#1 posted 01-02-2013 04:45 PM

Sweet! This is one good looking M bandsaw box! Very Very Sharp!!!

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

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#2 posted 01-02-2013 04:54 PM

Wow Paul That’s an amazing band saw box.

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 01-02-2013 05:10 PM

Great looking BSB, they’ll love it.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#4 posted 01-02-2013 05:49 PM

That’s so cool. I love all the different woods and colors.

-- Steve in Lawrenceville, GA -

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#5 posted 01-02-2013 06:58 PM

For all those who noticed it is “leaning”, that was on purpose. The M is representitive of a written M, and they wanted a definite “handmade” look.

-- Paul, Tennessee,

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#6 posted 01-02-2013 07:40 PM

Nicely done. The color combination is cool, but the contrast between the purpleheart and the walnut kinds of gets lost in the pictures. Is it more pronounced in real life?

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

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#7 posted 01-02-2013 07:43 PM

Pretty cool! The color and the wood looks great! Way to go Paul.

-- "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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#8 posted 01-02-2013 07:50 PM

The purpleheart really pops in real life, Joe. These pics were taken under cheapo shop florescents.

-- Paul, Tennessee,

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#9 posted 01-03-2013 12:52 PM

first off….wow, what an awesome box!!! second…4.5 hours? dam, your real good

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

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#10 posted 01-03-2013 02:59 PM

Wow, thats beautiful!!! someone got a bargain for sure.God bless…..

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#11 posted 01-04-2013 02:14 PM

Wonderful band saw box! Love the grain of the wood, finish, shape and the color contrast. Looks stunning!


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#12 posted 01-05-2013 05:30 PM

That’s a really cool BS box, turned out great

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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