Scroll Sawn Elegant Basket #17

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Project by DaleMaley posted 11-26-2015 01:14 PM 1546 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

ScrollerOnline has a neat pattern to make a scroll sawn basket. It is model #17 Elegant Basket.

I bought the 1/4” thick maple from ScrollerOnline. The 1/4” red padauk came from Rockler.

As a scroll saw project, this one is easier and less time consuming to make versus intricate scroll saw patterns.

The basket can hold yarn, fruit, etc.

I finished the pieces with 2 rounds of 220 grit and polyurethane, then assembled the basket. I used yellow tite-bond glue everywhere except attaching the top. I used Nexabond CA glue to attach the top.

I think the ladies will like this one. I am making some of these for Christmas gifts.

To learn about my trials & tribulations making this basket, see my woodworking web site.

-- Dale, Illinois,

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#1 posted 11-26-2015 01:20 PM

Really nice job!
Thanks for sharing.

-- Rod P.........OLD GUY......Learning new things!

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#2 posted 11-26-2015 01:28 PM


I can’t take credit for the design, the gentleman that designed it did a very nice job.


-- Dale, Illinois,

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#3 posted 11-26-2015 06:14 PM

Very classy and elegant, non-standard design box. Beautiful combination of colours.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#4 posted 11-26-2015 06:33 PM

Very nice looking. I have bookmarked their web site for future reference.

-- "I love it when a plan comes together" John "Hannibal" Smith

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#5 posted 11-26-2015 08:08 PM

Dale, the design might not be yours, but you sure made the out come look very elegant!!

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#6 posted 11-26-2015 08:40 PM

I have used several patterns from the scroll saw web site…..........they have a broad range of patterns available.



-- Dale, Illinois,

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