Band Saw Box Initials #3

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Project by DBB posted 385 days ago 1545 views 14 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another band saw initials box. This time for my sister’s birthday. Middle is quarter sawn white oak, then a layer of curly maple, then front and back layer of sapele. Cut the E and B that serve as pulls from sapele using a scroll saw. Finished with a few coats of General Finishes Arm-R-Seal.

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#1 posted 385 days ago

Great looking box and great design

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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#2 posted 385 days ago

Really great looking band saw box…nice lines and well finished….great job.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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#3 posted 385 days ago

This is really cool; love the look

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#4 posted 384 days ago

Beautiful box. I’m sure your sister will treasure it forever.

-- John, Illinois,

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#5 posted 384 days ago

Great box! Did a fantastic job on those letters… Happy Bday sis :) Thanks for sharing…

-- Dan

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#6 posted 384 days ago

Pretty cool looking. I like it!

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#7 posted 384 days ago

This one of the cooler ideas I’ve seen in a bandsaw box in quite a while, excellent craftsmanship as well. I may borrow this idea in the future. Thanks for posting.

-- Bondo Gaposis

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#8 posted 384 days ago

I love the laminated thick stock.. the grain patterns from them into the Sapele is inspiring. Very cool!!

-- " 'Truth' is like a beautiful flower, unique to each plant and to the season it blossoms ... 'Fact' is the root and leaf, allowing the plant grow and bloom again."

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#9 posted 384 days ago

That band saw box is very appealing. Super work indeed.

-- "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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#10 posted 384 days ago

I just have one word… WOW!

I’ve never seen a box like that, nicely done

-- Harold

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#11 posted 384 days ago

The contrast between the curly maple and the sapele is so striking. It’s beautiful. The abstract(?) letter “A” is a nice bonus. Well done. Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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#12 posted 382 days ago

Beautiful and unique box! Great design, wood colors and finish. Like the idea on the initials as handles, makes it more personalized. Excellent work!

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