Toy box

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Project by Nermin posted 05-14-2012 03:03 AM 6482 views 9 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Someone at work asked me to make this for her daughter. She loved it when i delivered it. I used MDF for most of the construction except for the legs i used pine wood. turned out good.

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#1 posted 05-14-2012 03:55 AM

Very nice looking toy box. I have built two for our Grandkids and have another one to build in the shape of a frog…that should be fun. I like the colors you used…

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#2 posted 05-14-2012 05:01 AM

Gee, what was her name? Great looking letters and such fun colours. Nice work.

-- [email protected] : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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#3 posted 05-15-2012 04:06 AM

I REALLY like how you made it almost impossible for little fingers to get pinched under the lid should it slam down (or intentionally forced down by a jerky older brother).


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#4 posted 05-16-2012 01:17 AM

That turned out great, my daughter just saw this an now I have to build her one, thanks for creating more work for me! LOL

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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#5 posted 06-16-2012 01:33 AM

I really like this – do you have any dimensions or pics of the construction? How did you do the joinery?

-- Andrew - Albany. NY

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#6 posted 08-08-2012 03:36 PM

I’ve been wanting to make a toy box. I’ve put it off because I was concerned about fingers getting smashed. This design will work. Thanks for sharing! I like the other one you made too.

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