A Toy Box That Anyone Can Make

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Project by JSB posted 121 days ago 1059 views 3 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 - or

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#1 posted 121 days ago

Great project – love the tee shirts.

-- --Tom - Saint Francis, WI

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#2 posted 121 days ago

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 121 days ago

Thanks Tom!

Ha! Totally understand Marcus.

-- Jay - or

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Monte Pittman

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#4 posted 121 days ago

Great job. It will be wonderful for many.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#5 posted 121 days ago

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

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Steve Good

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#6 posted 121 days ago

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 121 days ago

That is really cool, great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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