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A couple Bandsaw boxes ready for the Gallery

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Project by Hawaiilad posted 11-11-2013 10:59 PM 978 views 3 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here are a few of the bandsaw boxes I have built in the past few weeks. All drawers are lined with a spray on felt. The boxes are made from Koa…which sells well here in the Galleries

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,





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bigogre

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#1 posted 11-11-2013 11:22 PM

I like the last one.. looks like it could walk away.

-- Putting the "mental" in experimental since 1973

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#2 posted 11-11-2013 11:29 PM

Larry, they are really great. My favourites are nos 2 and 3. But I like them all. Something I have never tried yet.
Thanks for sharing.
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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#3 posted 11-12-2013 12:03 AM

Boy you have busy.
Chuck

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#4 posted 11-12-2013 12:08 AM

Another nice set of boxes Larry

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#5 posted 11-12-2013 12:57 AM

Glad to see you in your shop helping Santa with his gift list. LOL!! Each of your boxes have their own distinctive look but if you gave me a choice of one to take home it would be #3, I just like its organic lines. Nice work buddy!!

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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#6 posted 11-12-2013 02:00 AM

Very nice work on all boxes, but the fourth is my favorite—unusual and organic!

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

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#7 posted 11-12-2013 04:38 AM

Love the whole collection of Boxs and finnished really well, nice wood you have there.
Great work with your other recent projects to. Best of luck with your sales !

-- BAZZ, WINDSOR UK A workshop is not a luxury . We need it to preserve our sanity in this frantic world we live in. A place to be at peace.

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#8 posted 11-12-2013 06:17 AM

Very Nice Work Indeed! Thanks For Sharing!

Rick

-- COMMON SENSE Is Like Deodorant. The People Who need It Most, Never Use It.

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#9 posted 11-12-2013 04:52 PM

Beautiful! I love your boxes,

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#10 posted 11-13-2013 02:17 AM

Larry – you do very nice work & I love this wood – jealous.
Question – I’m just getting started with work in a gallery & have tried to “Hide” all my entry lines for cuts… yours don’t detract found the piece, have you had any comments about the cuts versus none?
Thanks!
Darc

-- Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a Dad

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Hawaiilad

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#11 posted 11-13-2013 05:05 AM

Aloha Darc,

To be honest with you, I have never been good at hiding the cut in line so a couple years ago I just decided to enhance it by filing and sanding it at the same angel I to the drawers and sides. And no, I have never had a customer comment on it either way. I know Randy is very good at hiding the cut. Once in awhile I will hide the cut.

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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wncguy

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#12 posted 11-13-2013 02:21 PM

Thanks Larry, perhaps I’ll try a couple & see reaction if any. It still takes great care to make them look as good as you do… And then there’s Randy – I won’t even be able to come close to his work in my lifetime.
Darc

-- Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a Dad

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#13 posted 11-13-2013 02:25 PM

This is beautifully done. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#14 posted 11-13-2013 02:37 PM

Very Nice.

I have been toying with the idea of trying to do some of these lately. I have seen people list the prices of some of these from $199 – $299 for a small 6”-8” box what do find is the more accurate price point for selling them?

-- Failure is always an option. :-)

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#15 posted 11-18-2013 06:27 PM

These are nice. like the wood. Hard for me to find any good wood here in Ok/TX. Im right on the border. im building some of these out of cedar i cut up. You have some really nice designs here.

-- What one man can do, another man can also do.

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