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Project by jaykaypur posted 340 days ago 972 views 3 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was an old chunk of wood that was laying around the shop—hiding—and this morning I decided it was a band saw box. Wished I had taken a “before” pic ‘cause this thing was rough looking! Have no idea what kind of wood it is but it worked real good. Box measures 10”L x 5”W x 3”H and is finished with 3 coats of Danish oil. Thanks for the looks and comments.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!





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BobWemm

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#1 posted 340 days ago

Great idea and a wonderful piece of timber. Well done.

Bob.

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better.

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Dallas

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#2 posted 340 days ago

Awesome! I hate wasting wood. My wife is always after me to get rid of those dam**d ends and pieces laying around!

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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lew

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#3 posted 340 days ago

Another gorgeous piece!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Monte Pittman

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#4 posted 340 days ago

I love these kind of pieces. Shows imagination.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#5 posted 340 days ago

A great looking box.

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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doubleDD

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#6 posted 340 days ago

This is a real neat idea. You done a great job on this .

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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koog

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#7 posted 339 days ago

you are on a roll
great work

-- KOOG plan today...survive tommorow

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#8 posted 339 days ago

you keep raising the bar.

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#9 posted 339 days ago

It’s unusual and a nice conversation piece.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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#10 posted 339 days ago

Genius! Made me say “why didn’t I think of that?”

-- Leafherder

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Roger

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#11 posted 339 days ago

That’s a beautiful chunk-a-chunk-a wood box. Very nifty.

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

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kiefer

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#12 posted 339 days ago

Now that is a cool box .
Well done my friend, you come up with some incredible designs .

-- Kiefer 松

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#13 posted 337 days ago

Awesome. There’s no such thing as worthless scraps…not when there’s a woodworker around. A guy just has to wait until that fine piece of material tells him what it wants to be. Just a matter of “listening”. I like using rare earth magnets for holding the lids on unique boxes.

-- Flying MLB *** A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort.

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