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Blog entry by wncguy posted 117 days ago 780 reads 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Making some larger (these are about 10” high, 7” wide & 5” deep) band saw boxes for sisters-in-law + extra for the gallery. I decided to take some photos of the various parts… I neglected to take a photo of my side cut on the box that allowed entry to cut out the drawers. I did a full top to bottom cut for that purpose since I find I can get a tighter fit when gluing it back.

I’ve had people ask how do you cut those things (especially with the segmented drawers) so now I’ll have a couple of photos to show them.

One photo is before drawers have the inside final hand sanding & then glued up. Others show how it fits together after gluing.

Obviously still need a lot of sanding on outside of box & drawers before finishing. Once done I’ll post in projects.

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



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Steve

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#1 posted 117 days ago

Very nice! I like the larger size. Also the stripes are going to look great with finish on them. Lots of sanding with these things, but it really pays off in the end.

-- Steve in Lawrenceville, GA - http://www.TheCarmichaelWorkshop.com

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#2 posted 117 days ago

Nice wncguy, a fine bandsaw box.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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#3 posted 117 days ago

Looking good.

-- 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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#4 posted 117 days ago

Mighty big BS boxes, look wonderful, I hve not made one any where near this size

-- Norman

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#5 posted 116 days ago

Outstanding..

-- To realize our true destiny, we must be guided not by a myth from our past, but by a vision of our future

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wncguy

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#6 posted 116 days ago

Steve – always liked your original overall design of the box, I’ve enjoyed making the various “modifications”. My wife calls it the “Who House design”.

As always appreciate the comments & encouragement from those of you that are much more advanced than I am. I will be getting to the sanding in a bit, had cataract surgery in both eyes over the past couple of weeks, so waiting a while to be around dust.

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

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