The final step in the box assembly is to add 2 box battens 13 1 2 l x 4 w on top at each end. 2007 03 14 page created by bob le.
First let me give credit for the design and plans.
Japanese woodworking toolbox designs. This is a simple take on the classic japanese toolbox which features a wedge to close the lid together. A traditional toolbox for the japanese carpenter is typically a simple box built with spare materials and nailed together. At a picture of the toolbox in the closed position you will see that it forms a perfect surface to saw 2×4 s or other wood.
The lid has a unique interlocking design and the ends are constructed so that hand holds are built in. It is durable stackable and eminently portable. Toolboxes and tools storage page japanese woodworking tools.
It has a two tone design parts of it stained and a rope handle in the lid so you could carry the box with one hand if you wanted to in addition. This tool box will need some handles to carry it s future load of tools. I can jam the wood up against one of the pieces of wood and it is very stable.
Their tradition spirit and use by toshio odate linden publishing 1998. Per the cut list cut 2 handles 12 l x 2 1 2 w glue pre drilled for the cut nails and clamp for both ends. So instead of continuing to stuff tools into my old messenger bag i figured it was time to build a new smaller japanese toolbox.
A traditional japanese toolbox butt joined or dadoed and nailed together speaks of utility and practicality. Japanese style toolbox this is a link to a google 3d sketchup drawing for a japanese style toolbox. Although i favor utilitarian toolboxes i relate to the impulse to make a special project out of creating a home for beloved tools that s why i build my boxes with hand tools.
Toolbox step by step plans to make a wood toolbox in a day with 3d animation and master level blueprints. See more ideas about japanese tools japanese woodworking tool box. Japanese toolbox from make.
As with all woodworking projects there are many ways to accomplish the same task. Japanese toolbox build this japanese toolbox using these free step by step woodworking instructions. Please feel free to browse through our selection of fine japanese hand tools from japanese woodworking tools planes chisels saws etc to japanese kitchen knives japanese gardening tools and japanese grooming scissors.
The tools and techniques i show here should be viewed as one option not the only way. 2007 10 24 added link to the small. Page 10 11 talks about the design of a typical japanese toolbox.
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