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Project by david38 posted 229 days ago 840 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Two christmas presents as you can see i made two identical boxes one for each great grandchild one is a year old the other is 4 months. They are quite large good thing i have double doors on my shop. Made of pine i got at a auction sale 25 boards 18 and 20in wide and 12ft long for a $100 no nots real nice.





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grizzman

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#1 posted 228 days ago

does that sand box slide in and out, if so , how does it slide, and also being so heavy with sand, its a beauty of a build , just want to understand the mechanics…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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david38

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#2 posted 228 days ago

Grizz yes it does and the platform section will come off. It rides on rail and a pad in back it isvery easy to slide.

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grizzman

6775 posts in 1900 days


#3 posted 228 days ago

that is really cool, what a great sand box…if nothing else, those great grandchildren will be as strong as BAM MAN and PEBBLES…lol

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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DocSavage45

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#4 posted 228 days ago

Lucky kids, One man’s pine another man’s walnut!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#5 posted 228 days ago

Nice play area. BE sure to keep it closed when not in use. Cats will love it more than the kids ;-)

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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aussiedave

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#6 posted 227 days ago

Wow David what great sand boxes and they look like they are built to last a very long time, way past the age at which the great grandchildren stop playing in the sand box and still have their own little Gazebo to play in.
Excellent build an awesome idea…..thanks for sharing.

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

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BentheViking

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#7 posted 227 days ago

great way to keep stray cats outta the box. great project!

-- It's made of wood. Real sturdy.--Chubbs Peterson

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Knothead62

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#8 posted 227 days ago

Good looking and great design. Where did you get the multi-drawer unit in the background of Photo #6? Looks like an old library card catalogue.

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david38

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#9 posted 227 days ago

Bought at a auction sale it was full of screws and bolts it was expensive a lady was bidding against me she was going to dump all of drawers.

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Fishinbo

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#10 posted 225 days ago

Wow! Wonderful sand boxes! Great design and build. Kids have so much fun playing in them. You are the best great grandpa ever!

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