Bandsaw Box

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Project by Eli Akin posted 01-30-2013 03:12 PM 1261 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a bandsaw box that i made for my wife back in September of last year. I used scrap mahogany and pine that I had laying around. This project was so much fun, if you haven’t tried it, put it on you list of things to make!

-- Eli Akin,

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#1 posted 01-30-2013 03:32 PM

Very cool band saw box.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 01-30-2013 04:43 PM

Wow! One of the beautiful bandsaw boxes I’ve ever seen.

-- "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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#3 posted 01-30-2013 07:55 PM

Good looking box…bet you had fun making that one

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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#4 posted 01-30-2013 08:52 PM

Amazing band saw box! Like the wood combo and the stripes.


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#5 posted 01-31-2013 01:41 AM

Good looking box. I like your choice of woods. Will you please let us know the finish used?

-- Take care.....Ed

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#6 posted 01-31-2013 05:12 AM

Thank you all so much for the kind words! The only finish that I used on this project was clear Danish Oil. Sometimes the piece speaks for itself, the Danish Oil just really brings out the grain and natural color of the wood.

-- Eli Akin,

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