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First bandsaw box

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Project by Woodenwizard posted 08-04-2013 at 10:50 AM 656 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have been talking about attempting a band saw box for sometime now but I always seemed to put it off. My son was visiting and was tired of me talking and challenged me to do something. Well I guess that is what it took. Here is my first attempt at a band saw box. Pretty basic but I found it a lot of fun. (except for the sanding lol.) It is made with some walnut, cherry and maple scraps and finished with tung oil and wipe on poly.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)





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Hawaiilad

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#1 posted 08-04-2013 at 01:49 PM

I really like the choice of woods you used on your first BS box. I remember my first and how much I fought the to large of blade I was using at that time.

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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Woodenwizard

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#2 posted 08-04-2013 at 03:13 PM

Thanks Larry. I really like the boxes you have on your site. I picked up some Koa at a garage sale. I may use some to do a couple boxes. Yours look great.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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Roger

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#3 posted 08-04-2013 at 05:14 PM

Tis a beauty! I like wood combos like this.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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kiefer

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#4 posted 08-04-2013 at 07:50 PM

Well you have done well John.
That is the start of a new direction that will grow on you ,enjoy you are good at it .

-- Kiefer 松

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scrollingmom

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#5 posted 08-05-2013 at 08:07 AM

I think it turned out nice. Now you can challenge yourself on another one.

-- Kelly, Allen,KS

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Fishinbo

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#6 posted 08-07-2013 at 02:09 PM

That’s a great looking band saw box. It has pretty wood colors and finish. Great job, looking forward to the next one.

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#7 posted 08-08-2013 at 10:59 AM

Very nice, beautiful.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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