A Different Kind of Bandsaw Box

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Project by Gianni posted 10-21-2015 11:45 AM 1503 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have seen several people replace the open stand for their band saw with a storage cabinet now, and looking at the hideous mess that is my cramped shop thought it was a great idea. Add to that the small area and my need to have large, “stationary” tools on castors so I can wheel them out for use and the need was obvious.

I busted out the dado blade and knocked together a cabinet out of some leftover cinstruction grade ply and a piece of junk paneling I grabbed for a buck from the lumberyard’s damaged goods pile. A white cabinet made of ugly wood didn’t sit well with me, so I busted out the airbrush and started fooling around. I haven’t painted in a couple of years, but it turned out surprisingly well. Last pic is the “work in progress.”

Happy Halloween, lumberjocks!

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#1 posted 10-21-2015 12:14 PM

That is awesome.

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#2 posted 10-21-2015 12:20 PM

Pure badass. I have an airbrush too. Mine won’t do that. Is it broke? ;) Seriously though, I am envious of the skill required to create graphics like that freehand and just “fooling around”. Thanks for posting this!

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#3 posted 10-21-2015 12:23 PM

Wow, very Cool~

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#4 posted 10-21-2015 01:37 PM

That is the most bad ass band saw stand I’ve ever seen. Rock on!

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#5 posted 10-21-2015 01:38 PM

It’s realy special. Awesome ’’graffiti’’.

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#6 posted 10-22-2015 01:43 AM

Thats sick, just sick, you got mad skillls man, well done!!

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#7 posted 10-24-2015 02:58 AM

Quite impressive painting!! I dig it.

I wish my wife would use the expensive Iwata airbrush I bought her 2 years ago. She was a scenic painter by trade and wanted to get into airbrush. Ah well maybe some day.

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