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Band Saw Box Initials #3

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Project by DBB posted 07-03-2013 04:07 AM 2093 views 15 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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Hawaiilad

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#1 posted 07-03-2013 05:44 AM

Great looking box and great design

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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#2 posted 07-03-2013 12:01 PM

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 07-03-2013 12:31 PM

This is really cool; love the look

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OakHill

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#4 posted 07-03-2013 01:17 PM

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

-- John, Illinois, http://OakHillWoodCreations.com

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#5 posted 07-03-2013 01:47 PM

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

-- Dan

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#6 posted 07-03-2013 03:32 PM

Pretty cool looking. I like it!

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#7 posted 07-03-2013 04:28 PM

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 07-03-2013 05:30 PM

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 07-03-2013 09:32 PM

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 07-04-2013 01:47 AM

I just have one word… WOW!

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

-- Harold

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#11 posted 07-04-2013 10:29 AM

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 07-05-2013 06:17 PM

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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