Cracked Bandsaw Box

  • Advertise with us
Project by jrpull posted 05-10-2013 07:57 PM 2253 views 5 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I just recently finished this box. I made it out of walnut. I should say it is partially finished as the inside of the drawers are not lined yet. This box is the first and only bandsaw box I have attempted and it was a bit of a challenge I must admit. I will be making another in the future and hopefully when I have more experience it will turn out way better.

-- Walnut Junky

14 comments so far

View Hawaiilad's profile


2560 posts in 2059 days

#1 posted 05-10-2013 08:31 PM

First Band Saw box you say…you sure did pick one of the hardest to make. You will find other designs do not take nearly as much time. I also have made this design several times. You should be proud of this lovely box.

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

View DaveDelo's profile


86 posts in 1933 days

#2 posted 05-10-2013 08:34 PM

” and hopefully when I have more experience it will turn out way better.” Surely you must be kidding! This is off the charts execution and design. Jaw dropping WOW!

View eugenie's profile


101 posts in 913 days

#3 posted 05-10-2013 08:40 PM

I am going to attempt a bandsaw box soon. I like how nicely the back looks. Great job.

-- Eugenie Woodcraft

View jrpull's profile


11 posts in 886 days

#4 posted 05-10-2013 08:51 PM

Well thank you for the great comments. I am new to this and really do feel I lack experience,there are some really fantastic projects on this site and some really professional results and I just don’t see that in my work yet I guess but I certainly do appreciate the encouraging comments though. Makes me think I am on the right track that’s for sure.

-- Walnut Junky

View mbs's profile


1560 posts in 1979 days

#5 posted 05-10-2013 09:27 PM

very cool box. difficult to make too!

-- Sorry the reply is so long. I didn't have time to write a short reply.

View StumpyNubs's profile


6570 posts in 1839 days

#6 posted 05-10-2013 09:30 PM

I love this kind of thing! Great job!

-- It's the best woodworking show since the invention of wood... New episodes at:

View gfadvm's profile


13765 posts in 1729 days

#7 posted 05-11-2013 12:31 AM

I’ve seen quite a few of these ‘cracked’ bandsaw boxes and yours is as nice as any I’ve seen.

Could you add the dimensions to your post, please.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

View robdem's profile


364 posts in 1645 days

#8 posted 05-11-2013 12:32 AM

Think you hit a home run with this box.

View whitebeast88's profile


3947 posts in 1229 days

#9 posted 05-11-2013 02:52 AM

very,very nice.great job.

welcome to lumberjocks!!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

View JeremyMorgan's profile


58 posts in 958 days

#10 posted 05-11-2013 03:10 AM

Impecable wood selection… particularly for the back. It says a lot about a craftsman when even the back side of a piece looks fantastic.

-- Jeremy Morgan, CO Front Range,

View hoss12992's profile


3266 posts in 932 days

#11 posted 05-11-2013 03:10 AM

Wow great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

View deon's profile


2367 posts in 2064 days

#12 posted 05-11-2013 04:32 AM

That looks realy great!

-- Dreaming patterns

View VarnellWoodworks's profile


20 posts in 609 days

#13 posted 02-07-2014 03:53 AM

I love the style and craftsmanship of this band saw box. You did a great job! I have been wanting to make one of these for a long time now. Where would I get the pattern for it?

-- I am who I am and thats all that I am. ------Dustin

View Hawaiilad's profile


2560 posts in 2059 days

#14 posted 02-07-2014 04:25 AM

If you do a search online for BS boxes the design for the Cracked box will show up along with a pattern

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics