Baseball Theme Toybox

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Project by MckinneyCarpenter posted 08-05-2013 01:57 PM 1962 views 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

I built this toybox for my Godson, Paxton, in 2011.
I got the idea out of a magazine but the vast majority of design came from me.
It was one of my first projects and decided to use simple pine and birch from homedepot.
Tongue and Groove was used throughout the entire project.

I made a jig that would allow me to cut a Louisville slugger in half with my table saw.

I drilled holes in min-bats to create sliding door handles for the top.

They were bolted in and then excess screws where cut off with my dremel.

Plastic Stoppers were screwed in to prevent the doors handles from slamming into one another.

My Godson loved it.


Side back


-- Husband, Father, Christian, American, Texan.

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#1 posted 08-05-2013 02:42 PM

This turned out real nice. Congratulations and welcome to Lumberjocks.

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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