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Log band saw boxes (Triplets)

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Project by nakedwood posted 07-23-2013 03:01 PM 2383 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Had some inspiration late at night in the wood shop. I took some oak logs out of the firewood pile and starting designing and cutting. I made 3 different boxes out of the same log. No felt in the drawers yet. Not sure what I will do with them. I just like making stuff out of wood that is destined for the burn pile.

-- Beau Lasiewicz





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WoodenFrog

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#1 posted 07-23-2013 03:02 PM

NEAT-0

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majuvla

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#2 posted 07-23-2013 05:22 PM

Wonderfull project out there you have.Great idea, I also have some apple logs just made for this purpose.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Surfside

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#3 posted 07-23-2013 09:04 PM

The wood is awesome! These band saw boxes are one of a kind.

-- "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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Dave777

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#4 posted 07-24-2013 03:05 AM

Well if you are not sure what to do with them send them to me I really like them ,or donate to your favorite cause.
Dave

-- the stone rejected by the builders will become the capstone

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Fishinbo

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#5 posted 07-26-2013 01:43 PM

Great save, the boxes look good. Like the rings and the barks. Great work!

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ptofimpact

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#6 posted 10-31-2013 03:20 PM

Great boxes, been doing some bandsaw boxes, and want to try some Logs, had an Oak removed saved nice stout branches, how long to Dry before using as boxes?
Thanks for sharing.

-- Pete in NC

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nakedwood

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#7 posted 11-23-2013 12:58 PM

Pete, I try to let them dry for a year before I touch them. I they are not dry they will continue to move after the box is finished; then the drawer never comes out.

-- Beau Lasiewicz

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