Pine Box

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Project by Lou posted 03-26-2007 05:57 AM 2770 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

i made this at home, out of some left over pine. i didn’t have very many tools to use, so i did what i could, i dont have a dado blade set for my tablesaw, so i made the rabbets with my router and a strait bit. i put a miniwax stain with sanding sealer and laquer on the outside.

-- "What one can make with good tools is limited only by one's talent" (

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#1 posted 03-26-2007 06:10 AM

Nice work Louis, you did a great job!



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#2 posted 03-26-2007 03:32 PM

Very pretty. Proves you can do a lot with a little! :-)

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#3 posted 03-27-2007 03:07 AM

up until this nov. all my dadoes have been done with just a saw blade… necessity is indeed the mother of invention. Good job.

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- --

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#4 posted 03-27-2007 05:00 AM

What, no dovetails on this one? Clean looking box.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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#5 posted 03-28-2007 10:22 AM

Nice box, hope you had fun building


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#6 posted 08-07-2008 04:01 PM

just came up on the dice roll feature …very nice box and pine is so versatile. I usually make “sample” pieces for my customers to approve from Pine instead of hardwoods and most ppl grab my Pine samples instead of proceeding with the hardwoods….Got to love customers !

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