Horse Tack box project

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Project by dbloss posted 07-29-2013 04:59 PM 3961 views 7 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a project that I was asked to do for taking the horses saddle and other tack to the local fair. I made it from pine that I custom cut the tongue and groove. I gave it a fold down front for easy access to saddle and other items, added a saddle rest, and added 4 brass coat hooks for bridles and lead ropes as well as a compartment for saddle blankets and other items. I also added 4” casters for easier mobility. It measures 46” long x 30” high x 30”deep

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#1 posted 07-29-2013 05:10 PM

Nice design. Really like it.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 07-29-2013 05:26 PM

love it!

-- Steve

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#3 posted 07-29-2013 05:30 PM

Now that’s what I call a real nice tack box.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#4 posted 07-30-2013 12:29 AM

Great tks. I am thinking on some construction for a tool box

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#5 posted 07-30-2013 05:29 AM

Very nice looking tackle box, looks good and strong…great job.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#6 posted 07-30-2013 06:07 AM

Great job and love the design of it

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#7 posted 07-30-2013 02:15 PM

Really nice design. I like the folding front. Those have a big profit margin around here. Get outside city limits and it seems like everyone has horses.

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#8 posted 07-30-2013 05:56 PM

Love the look. My wife would want it as a rustic coffee table.
Well done.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#9 posted 07-31-2013 11:15 PM

nice box

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#10 posted 08-01-2013 05:08 PM

Great and sturdy looking box! Like the design, has a lot of functional details. Great work!

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