A Toy Box That Anyone Can Make

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Project by JSB posted 03-23-2014 01:29 PM 2397 views 4 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

If you’re limited by tools this may be a good project for you. Every piece was cut with a circular saw and a miter saw (although you could honestly just use a circular saw for the entire project) and was assembled with a pocket hole jig, wood glue, and brad nails. The project was originally going to be a Dukes of Hazard build but I was a little less than confident with the numbers so I just left it orange.

For those who are interested I made a fun video of the build:

And a free set of PDF plans for those who are interested as well:

Have a great day folks!

-- Jay -

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#1 posted 03-23-2014 01:34 PM

Great project – love the tee shirts.

-- --Tom - Saint Francis, WI

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#2 posted 03-23-2014 01:35 PM

Just a good ol’ toy box
Didn’t cost a leg and an arm
Beats all you ever saw
Built with a circular saw
And a pocket hole jig

....sorry, it’s a boring morning.

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#3 posted 03-23-2014 01:38 PM

Thanks Tom!

Ha! Totally understand Marcus.

-- Jay -

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Monte Pittman

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#4 posted 03-23-2014 01:53 PM

Great job. It will be wonderful for many.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#5 posted 03-23-2014 02:18 PM

There are a lot of people who would enjoy building this. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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Steve Good

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#6 posted 03-23-2014 03:04 PM

That is going to be a popular project. You took all the difficulty out of the toy box. Not installing a lid is a perfect solution to keeping the expense and difficulty down. I have always thought a lid on a toy box is a bad idea anyway. Your video works is really good. Nice post.

-- Steve Good,

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#7 posted 03-23-2014 11:50 PM

That is really cool, great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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