LumberJocks

Spalted Bandsaw Box

  • Advertise with us
Project by Woodbridge posted 12-29-2019 06:36 PM 1320 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had a block of spalted mystery wood in my shop for several years waiting for the right project to come along. When I saw Michael Cullen’s bandsaw box technique that was published in Fine Woodworking issue # 250 I knew I had found the right project for this block of wood.

The box is trimmed with ebony.

I cut the box and assembled it about 4 years ago and its only just recently that I got around to putting a finish on it.

The box is about 8” x 6” x 3” tall.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario





12 comments so far

View horky's profile

horky

320 posts in 3984 days


#1 posted 12-29-2019 06:42 PM

VERY nice. Thanks for sharing.

View BurlyBob's profile

BurlyBob

8704 posts in 3318 days


#2 posted 12-29-2019 10:07 PM

That’s a great design. It is really eye catching. The edge banding on the base of the box is a really unique idea I might try to copy.

View Woodbridge's profile

Woodbridge

3746 posts in 3471 days


#3 posted 12-29-2019 10:09 PM

thanks

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

View swirt's profile

swirt

6107 posts in 4025 days


#4 posted 12-30-2019 03:20 AM

That is a beauty. Nice wood and nice work.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

View MrWolfe's profile

MrWolfe

1516 posts in 1176 days


#5 posted 12-30-2019 04:05 AM

Gorgeous spalted wood and the curved design is great.
Great job.
Jon

View therealSteveN's profile

therealSteveN

7473 posts in 1627 days


#6 posted 12-30-2019 05:30 AM

Awesome wood, that spalt is amazing. Wonderful, and playful shape.

Nice job.

-- Think safe, be safe

View mel52's profile

mel52

2041 posts in 1318 days


#7 posted 12-30-2019 05:39 AM

Great job, I like the looks of spalted wood !!! Mel

-- MEL, Kansas

View 489tad's profile

489tad

3993 posts in 4064 days


#8 posted 12-30-2019 01:58 PM

Very nice. I like the shape.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

View uygardogan's profile

uygardogan

16 posts in 2791 days


#9 posted 12-30-2019 06:23 PM

very nice patterns, interesting work.

-- cut once, sand twice

View Spaltedcherry's profile

Spaltedcherry

36 posts in 1950 days


#10 posted 12-31-2019 04:17 AM

Impressive box, more then meets the eye!

-- Gotta love wood !

View stefang's profile

stefang

17040 posts in 4387 days


#11 posted 12-31-2019 08:52 PM

I like the odd shape and the black trim. The spalted wood is really spectacular too.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

View FraidKnot's profile

FraidKnot

56 posts in 2017 days


#12 posted 01-11-2020 07:33 PM

The gentle curve is an elegant improvement to the “box”, enhanced even more with the hint of ebony. Well made!

-- Chiropractors are also good with Knots...

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com