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Chelsea's Crate

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Project by SawdustTX posted 11-09-2013 04:49 AM 680 views 3 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My son’s girlfriend saw a simple crate at a craft store, and asked if I could make her one. Of course I had to take it up a notch and add her name. The pine ends are from some old choir steps, and the slats are old cedar fence pickets. Ran it all through the planer, cut the name on the scrollsaw, and glued and pinned it together. Total time in the shop under 3 hours this evening. Felt good to whip out a quick fun project in one evening.





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HillbillyShooter

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#1 posted 11-09-2013 03:43 PM

Nice project—wish just one of mine was that quick.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 11-09-2013 04:31 PM

This is really nice. Boxes like these would make wonderful Christmas presents when filled with fruits and nits. They are also nice by themselves.

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#3 posted 11-12-2013 05:42 PM

Simple and quick but looks really good. Great addition on the name. I’m sure she loves it. Great job!

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