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Project by kiefer posted 11-17-2013 09:40 PM 4328 views 34 times favorited 53 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well here is the first box I made from edge grain OSB ,see my previous post on this .
It worked out well all in all except for the hinges that I used which are just a little large for the wall thicknes .
The trim pieces are a mix from the scrap bin ,I was using this as experiment box just to see how it would work out and I am pleased with the result .
I did some filling on the OSB to achieve a little smother finish and than put a bees wax finish on after sanding to 150 grit .
My wife was good enough to make the liners and I put the wax finish on today and I call it done .
Size is 10”x6 1/2”x4 1/2” .
Let me know what you think ,good or bad .

-- Kiefer 松





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doubleDD

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#1 posted 11-17-2013 09:47 PM

Your OSB idea really has a unique look. I can’t get over how cool this is. Great work kiefer.

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

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woodshaver

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#2 posted 11-17-2013 09:47 PM

Wow nothing bad here! You amaze me once again! I truly love the look of this OSB box. What you do with simple cheap materials is outstanding! I love it! And your wife did a nice job on the liners also. My hat’s off to you sir!

-- Tony C St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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Doe

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#3 posted 11-17-2013 09:49 PM

Another beauty. It reminds me of some of Frank Lloyd Wright’s houses (he’s been one of my heroes since I was about 6).

-- Mother Nature talks, I try to listen

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aussiedave

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#4 posted 11-17-2013 10:00 PM

Another awesome box Kiefer…always look forward to seeing your next creation….Excellent job.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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#5 posted 11-17-2013 10:06 PM

wow! amazingly good looking OSB..super project

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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Woodbridge

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#6 posted 11-17-2013 10:07 PM

The OSB looks real cool. Some kind of funky petrified wood or almost like a very porous stone. I like the trim, and Doe’s right it does give it a FLW feel. Overall a positive experiment.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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Jim Jakosh

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#7 posted 11-17-2013 10:22 PM

Very unique look!!!!!!!!!!!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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dansnow

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#8 posted 11-17-2013 10:35 PM

I like the look!

-- Dan Snow & Son Wooden Toys & Gifts

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a1Jim

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#9 posted 11-17-2013 10:59 PM

I like it way cooooool

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Texcaster

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#10 posted 11-17-2013 11:41 PM

The others have said it well. Top job.

-- Bill....... I listen very closely to the timber and then impose my will.

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#11 posted 11-17-2013 11:48 PM

That is really cool. Great job buddy

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jaykaypur

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#12 posted 11-17-2013 11:56 PM

Well done on the outside BUT that inside is like “POW.” Man this is a beautiful box and again, that inside just blows your eyes wide open! Great job.

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

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RogerBean

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#13 posted 11-18-2013 12:11 AM

The OSB presents an interesting look. Nice combination of trim woods to cap off the rough edges. I like the little corner caps on your tray as well. A worthy experiment.
Roger

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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jbschutz

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#14 posted 11-18-2013 12:34 AM

The OSB has a sort of striated, stone-like feel to it. The more sophisticated interior plays well against it. I gotta try this….Thanks, Kiefer….another winner!

-- jbschutz www.johnschutz.com

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BubingaBill

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#15 posted 11-18-2013 12:35 AM

Amazing look. Very nice!!!

-- Measure twice and try not to cut your thumbs off!

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