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Cracked Bandsaw Box

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Project by jrpull posted 05-10-2013 07:57 PM 1812 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





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Hawaiilad

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#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,

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#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!

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eugenie

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#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

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jrpull

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#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

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mbs

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#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.

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

I love this kind of thing! Great job!

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gfadvm

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#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

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

Think you hit a home run with this box.

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

very,very nice.great job.

welcome to lumberjocks!!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#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, http://lifeonwallst.blogspot.com/

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

Wow great job

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deon

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

That looks realy great!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#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

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Hawaiilad

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#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,

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