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1st Band Saw box.

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Project by James Lango posted 451 days ago 929 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Never in a million Years ever wanted to build one of these. Never even looked at them (kinda like all the pens LJ’ers make). Certain areas of woodworking just fit defferent people. Carving, intarsia, BANDSAW boxes, turnings, etc..

What better way to test how well the saw is running then to give one of these a GO.

Very cool to build. Even if BS Boxes arent “your thing” i urge you to build one! This was FUN and took less then 2 hrs!..

scrap Cherry and a extra pull found in shop.
Must watch this video on how to by Stevinmarin http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JtJ3OOpp4Dw

-- Longovette@Roadrunner.com





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redryder

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#1 posted 451 days ago

No. Never in a million years. But I do like yours. No finish?.........................

-- mike...............

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Hawaiilad

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#2 posted 451 days ago

From one woodworker that makes allot of band saw boxes, your first is very nice looking.

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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Monte Pittman

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#3 posted 451 days ago

I’ve only made a couple, but it was good for practicing technique on bandsaw.

Good job.

-- 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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joein10asee

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#4 posted 451 days ago

I also have not had much interest in making these… but now I may give it a try.
Nice box!

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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whitebeast88

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#5 posted 451 days ago

great box,it turned out nice.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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workerinwood

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#6 posted 451 days ago

Great job!! I have not made any yet but plan to give it a try. Thanks for posting.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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simmothewoodturner

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#7 posted 451 days ago

Nice first box, i haven’t done one myself yet but i’m thinking of trying

-- http://www.simmothewoodturner.blogspot.co.uk

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Grumpymike

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#8 posted 451 days ago

Great job on the first box! looks like we will be seeing more posts from you now that you are hooked.
Glad to see that you got that bandsaw up and running.
Aint that always the way? Spent four days fix’en the tool, so that I could make a two hour box … :-)

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

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Surfside

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#9 posted 450 days ago

That’s a very fine attempt! Nice band saw box!

www.bandsawparts.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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Todd Barrone

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#10 posted 449 days ago

I want to build on so bad, it look cool. Great job!

-- "Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway" John Wayne https://www.facebook.com/BarroneContracting

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