"Chicago" Bandsaw Box

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Project by Drunken Woodworker posted 02-26-2013 05:50 AM 3862 views 6 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Band saw box made from wenge and 3 sheets of 3/4” baltic birch plywood laminated together. Finished with Tung oil and wax.

5.75” wide
4” tall
3.75” depth

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#1 posted 02-26-2013 07:31 AM

That is a striking piece of work, well done and thank you for showing.

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#2 posted 02-26-2013 02:30 PM

very cool. I really like the design and the contrasting colours.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#3 posted 02-26-2013 09:55 PM

That is too nice! The finish really brings out the beauty of the wood! Sweet band saw box!

-- "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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#4 posted 02-28-2013 03:05 PM

Looks stunning! Like the design and the finish really sets off the beauty of the wood combination.

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#5 posted 03-02-2013 03:50 PM

Very nice!

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#6 posted 04-15-2013 01:11 PM

What is a band saw box?

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#7 posted 04-15-2013 02:05 PM

Great job on this box. It’s very nice.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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