Daughter says they look like elephants

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Project by robdem posted 205 days ago 446 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first band saw boxes . Made five of these boxes for my daughters and nieces for christmas . When my daughter saw them she said they looked like elephants facing each other .Four of the boxes are made out of walnut and base is zebra wood.One box is walnut and maple with zebrawood base handles are all zebrawood . Finish is two coats of bush oil .Box draws are lined with red flock stuff was pretty easy to put on . Boxes were alot of fun to make just took alot longer then I thought lots of hand sanding .

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#1 posted 204 days ago

She is correct and well made ones at that

-- Norman

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#2 posted 204 days ago

Elephants. Nice work I really like it, but boxes are like potato chips you can’t have just one. Any plans on making additional boxes like Zebras, Giraffes, Hippos, Cheetahs?

-- There's a crack in everything that’s how the light gets in - Leonard Cohen

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#3 posted 204 days ago

When I first looked straight on, I saw two ant eaters. Very nice design and a great looking box

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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#4 posted 204 days ago

Good job nice design.

-- Dick F,Burg Iowa

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#5 posted 204 days ago

Great job, I like those.

-- It's all fun, Terry******N. Idaho

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#6 posted 204 days ago

That’s a unique design! Awesome band saw box!

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#7 posted 204 days ago

Thanks for all the comments guys . Can’t take credit for design plans where in a band saw box book I have.

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#8 posted 204 days ago

Nice work on the cut outs / band sawing. I like using a small piece of felt on the underside of the draw to even out the spacing of the draw, very eye appealing.

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