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Bandsaw box from purpleheart

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Project by otindashop posted 142 days ago 784 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This design is a combination of 10 bandsaw boxes selected from this site. I asked my wife to pick out her 10 favorites. Then I asked how she would use the jewelry box.

The answer was to store and to stage jewelry for use.

What you see are her requests in wood. The rabbit (upper left) is one of her treasures, so the top left has a rabbit hole.

On the practical side, she wanted larger drawers, thus two instead of 3 or 4. The swoops at the right are intended to hanging a necklace and for placing smaller jewelry either on the hooks of in the small “trays,” under the swoops.

The wood is from front to back, purple heart, white pine, white oak, pine and then red oak.

Dimensions are 10” wide X 8” High X 4-1/2” deep.

The finish is Tung Oil and paste wax.

Burt

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TonyWard

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#1 posted 141 days ago

Burt

Well done, nice combination of timbers

-- Bandsawn Box Plans available at ~ http://www.tonyward.org

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Richard Miller

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#2 posted 141 days ago

Good idea. beautiful job.

-- Dick F,Burg Iowa

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wncguy

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#3 posted 141 days ago

Nice job coming up with a design to meet her functional needs!

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

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helluvawreck

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#4 posted 141 days ago

It’s nicely done an looks great.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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