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Band Saw Box with Two Drawers

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Project by FloridaArt posted 479 days ago 905 views 3 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

March, 2013 – I’m not sure what kind of wood this is. It might be Norfolk Island Pine. We got it from a tree that had been cut down. The first tool I used was a chain saw!

Has multiple coats of water-based poly satin, brushed on. On this one I decided to put holes in the back to push out the drawers, rather than mar the beauty of the front with knobs. The Ajax can shown for scale.

-- Art | Bradenton, Florida





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hunter71

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#1 posted 479 days ago

Nice design. Great wood.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#2 posted 479 days ago

I think you made a wise choice using holes instead of knobs. This look good. Makes the Ajax can look small.
Nice job Art.

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

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#3 posted 479 days ago

Nice design and wood Art.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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#4 posted 479 days ago

nice job

-- Todd

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Monte Pittman

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#5 posted 479 days ago

Cool looking. Great 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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#6 posted 479 days ago

Hey Art, I see you are at it once again. Boxes look great

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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BobWemm

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#7 posted 479 days ago

Art, that wood is AWESOME.
I love that design, but wondered how the drawers opened until I read the post. Duh!!!
Thanks 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.

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Surfside

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#8 posted 478 days ago

That is a lovely band saw box! Amazing work on that. The wood looks great! Nicely executed.

-- "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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Roger

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#9 posted 477 days ago

I like the holes for opening the drawers. I like this design also.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Fishinbo

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#10 posted 477 days ago

A very cool box! Great idea on the holes and the wood is beautiful. Great job!

—www.sawblade.com

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