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First Bandsaw Box - Ying Yang

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Project by Tooch posted 183 days ago 602 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the first Bandsaw Box I’ve ever attempted, after being motivated by Randy to start with some simple designs before trying his “Sled” design for the holidays.

Yeah I made some mistake cuts, but I learned a thing or two and think it came out ok. There were more than a few experiments on this box.

Being sick of the “ambering effect” polyurethane has on wood, I tried something different on the top slider… I covered it in Elmer’s glue to give it a seal coat before adding any poly.

All wood is pine, simply stained different colors (Ebony and natural Poly).

Thanks for looking

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails





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Blackie_

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#1 posted 183 days ago

You did a fine job on this Tooch, you are now on your way to becoming a bandsaw boxer :)

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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Tooch

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#2 posted 183 days ago

haha I hope to make you proud!

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails

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#3 posted 182 days ago

Very Nice Work/Project Indeed!! Thanks For Posting!

-- The Difference Between A BEER And Your OPINION Is, I Asked For The BEER!

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#4 posted 182 days ago

A couple of tricks, 1. Only when possible try and arrange your project so that you can make your entry following the grain, this allows you to hide your entry point cut lines. 2. On your drawers, CA glue small 3/16” square skids onto the bottom of your drawers to center them inside of the cavity, sanding is involved.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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