Spongebob Box

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Project by greg48 posted 12-26-2010 07:48 PM 5328 views 10 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

As you can see, I was bitten by the bandsaw box bug. This one has been the most fun so far (less filing and sanding). Inspired by my granddaughter’s love of all things yellow that live in a pineapple under the sea, I fashioned this “possibles” box out of soft maple and painted with the help of my bride. The drawer pulls utilized some of Bob’s clothing and anatomical features, but the arms were cannibalized from a Mr. Potato Head. I think that I will take a sabbatical from bandsaw boxes while I regain some sanity.

-- Greg, No. Cal. - "Gaudete in Domino Semper"

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#1 posted 12-26-2010 07:55 PM

That looks like fun! Great job….I have a couple jealous boys right now

-- John H. [To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk. ~Edison]

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#2 posted 12-26-2010 08:02 PM

Greg, That one is pretty cool. You did a great depiction of him. I am fortunate that my daughter is not yet a fan.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#3 posted 12-26-2010 08:15 PM

Great idea! I love it :)

-- Dale, Oregon

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#4 posted 12-26-2010 08:47 PM

very creative, I like this one a lot. Lots of work and thought. Love the hidden drawer too.

-- Respect your shop tools and they will respect you - Ric

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#5 posted 12-26-2010 09:46 PM

Very Neat Job! I love Sponge Bob and I love boxes, what a neat idea to combine them.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#6 posted 12-26-2010 10:25 PM

Arrr, what would Mr Crabs say? This is wonderful! Thanks for making me hear the theme song all day…....

-- For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. John 3:16

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#7 posted 12-27-2010 05:23 AM

Love the box very much. Excellent job. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#8 posted 12-27-2010 06:17 AM

cool box my doughter would love this. mabe when i get my bandsaw.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://[email protected]

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#9 posted 12-29-2010 06:53 AM

Cool das brauch ich noch fürs bedzimmer ,klasse idee jetzt weiss ich was ich für mein sohn sein spongebobbett dazustellen kann :-).tolle idee


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#10 posted 03-28-2012 04:44 AM

Very Cool. However, now my wife wants me to build one, or two, or three… Thanks man.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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