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What i used

1 douglas fir board 1 inch thick and 6 inches wide

1 douglas fir board 1/2 inch thick 6 inch wide

Thickness planer

Sanding grits - 120, 180, 240, 360, 400, 600

sanding sealer

suede tex and glue

wood glue

Spray Lacquer

Step 1:

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For this project i used 2 Douglas fir boards one 1 inch thick and 1 1/2 inch thick both 6 inches wide.

I cut the 1 inch board into 5 x 12 inch sections these will be the top bottom and 3 drawer sections. I also 2 x 12 of the 1/2 inch boards these will go between the draw sections.

I put all the boards though the thickness planer before putting them in the order i wanted them to be placed in box.

RatnaS42 months ago
very artistic.... keep making a creation dear
Oh I love the idea with the curved drawers! Thanks for sharing!
Largrin2 months ago
This is a beautiful project. And you skillfully crafted it. Well done!
bakichmg3 months ago
I have make a few bandsaw boxes. But this one is AMAZING!! WOW!! I simply love it!! Thanks for sharing, but that is way beyond my skill set. LOL Keep up the great work!!
Highlandboxes. (author)  bakichmg2 months ago
Thank you :-)
seamster3 months ago
I love seeing clever new takes on classic projects - and this is exactly that. Well done, definitely a new favorite for me. Thank you for sharing this!! : D
Highlandboxes. (author)  seamster2 months ago
Thank you :-)
Cliffsclips3 months ago
What a great project well thought out and looks great. Thank you for sharing.
Highlandboxes. (author)  Cliffsclips2 months ago
Thank you :-)
Kink Jarfold3 months ago
Fantastic! Absolutely a great job!
Highlandboxes. (author)  Kink Jarfold2 months ago
Thank you :-)
keets3 months ago
I can't stop looking at it! Really nice. It's art.
Highlandboxes. (author)  keets2 months ago
Thank you :-)
razzman3 months ago
Whoa, this was very very nice. A lot of imagination and skill.
Highlandboxes. (author)  razzman2 months ago
Thank you :-)
BayRatt3 months ago
WOW!! That is one of the most fascinating and beautiful creations I've ever seen.

Highlandboxes. (author)  BayRatt2 months ago
Thank you :-)
Tweetysvoice3 months ago
I love boxes and this is the box to end all boxes! So beautiful! So functional! I got a band saw for Christmas and havnt used it yet for anything other than piddly stuff. This is going to be my first real project! Thank you so much for sharing!
Highlandboxes. (author)  Tweetysvoice2 months ago
Thank you im glad you enjoyed :-)
Alex in NZ3 months ago
What a beautiful piece. The huge drawer is an amazing idea and so well done. The little pinch-handles at the front of some of the drawers are really neat too. Thank you for sharing this :-)
Highlandboxes. (author)  Alex in NZ2 months ago
Thank you :-)
Something for a Crazy Scientist!
Lol Thank you :-)
COtterstrom843 months ago
Incredible! It feels very whimsical to me and the red inside the drawers is a nice finishing touch!
Highlandboxes. (author)  COtterstrom842 months ago
Thank you :-)
pcdoc723 months ago
Are plans with measurements, especially the hidden drawers, available?
I would like to make this box.
Highlandboxes. (author)  pcdoc722 months ago
Hi sorry the box was just a one off make no plan available sorry. Pam