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Project by JKB33 posted 04-16-2021 11:11 AM 994 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first bandsaw box (that I am proud of). Lacewood and walnut.
Who knew there would be soooo much sanding!





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987Ron

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#1 posted 04-16-2021 12:01 PM

Lace wood is beautiful and so is the box, nice work

-- Ron

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mtnwild

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#2 posted 04-16-2021 03:05 PM

Beautiful box….Love the gap, great design…Beautiful wood…

Yea, those bandsaw boxes really do take quite a bit of sanding, don’t they.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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bugradx2

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#3 posted 04-16-2021 06:25 PM

I love making bandsaw boxes but the level of sanding is a commitment! I finally started designing the curves around what would fit on my spindle sander.

I love your lumber combination and may have to copy it. Great design

-- The only thing not measured in my shop is time

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#4 posted 04-16-2021 11:00 PM

Beautiful design and beautiful wood.

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#5 posted 04-17-2021 01:36 AM

Beautiful box, love the pattern in the wood.

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#6 posted 04-18-2021 04:59 AM

Cool box. I love the grain. Excellent job !!! Mel

-- MEL, Kansas

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Lou Sylvester

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#7 posted 04-22-2021 03:41 PM

NIce work simple and interesting How wide was your saw blade?

-- Lou Sylvester

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JKB33

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#8 posted 04-23-2021 07:00 PM

I’m using a 3/16” hook tooth 10TPI, which I’m not too happy with. Because it’s a hook tooth it takes too much out of the joint and because it’s a 10TPI it struggles on deep boxes (although I love the smoothness of the cut). I just ordered a 3/16” skip tooth with 6 TPI. I’ll let you know if I like it.

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Bstrom

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#9 posted 04-24-2021 01:49 AM

Awesome in every respect – I need to do one like it.

-- Bstrom

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