Band saw box

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Project by Cedar Furniture Lodge posted 08-28-2013 10:06 PM 1426 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I love band saw boxes and have not made any in a while. I had this one shaped for three months sitting on my work bench covered in cobwebs. Finally got off my lazy duff and changed out my band saw blade and got it done.

-- "The Cedar King"

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#1 posted 08-28-2013 11:09 PM

Beautifully designed, compliments.

-- The common man thinks. The wise man is silent. The stupid man discusses.

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#2 posted 08-29-2013 12:26 AM

beautiful,todd.excellent work as always.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#3 posted 08-29-2013 12:29 AM

Whew…its cedar…lol After having seen you had been working with walnut bud, I was afraid you had turned over a new leaf. Sweet bandsaw box Todd. Someday I am gonna give it a go with one. I am pretty sure its on the manditory aspiring woodworkers checklist… I am a few items behind on that list. Heck, I still gotta make my first cutting board or they are gonna kick me out…lol

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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#4 posted 08-29-2013 01:00 AM

I’m sure the shop was scented rite nice.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#5 posted 08-29-2013 07:50 PM

I like this band saw box! Perfectly done!

-- "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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#6 posted 08-29-2013 11:43 PM

Great looking BS box. I used to love working with cedar, but can’t any longer…makes me break out with hives???

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#7 posted 08-31-2013 08:56 PM

Nice BS box, be sure to put a bottom layer of non wax shellac on red cedar before any top coats, I just ran into a situation where they can and will shed the finish over a given period of time.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at

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#8 posted 08-31-2013 11:27 PM

That’s funny, I have been working with cedar for years and never had that problem.

-- "The Cedar King"

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#9 posted 09-03-2013 02:35 PM

Lovely band saw box! Great design, the cedar looks amazing and the finish is flawless. Great job!

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#10 posted 09-03-2013 02:57 PM

This is real nice. Congratulations.

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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