This Do-it-yourself projects category features a collection of DIY free woodworking plans to build many types of toolboxes and storage cabients from woodworking related web sites. The woodworkers construction information found on these sites range in quantity and quality.
Building a handsome home for your tools is always a special project, and this tool chest is no exception. A little time and patience is all it takes. The cutting diagrams and materials list are available to download in this Online Extra.
This is a link to a Google 3D SketchUp drawing for a Japanese Style Toolbox. You will need the SketchUp software to download this drawing and its freely available online. We do not provide support for this software. Not all drawings have the measurements displayed but you can use the measurement tool in SketchUp to easily and accurately determine the dimensions of each lumber part. Most drawings do not have instructions, its assumed you can build it based on the completed drawing provided.
This Japanese toolbox has simple joinery and a slide-open top. Made from 3/4 inch thick pine, the authors toolbox has built-in handles and a cleverly designed top that slides to open and close.
This PDF document will offer you a design option to the Carpenters Toolbox plan that was featured in ShopNotes #62. Note: You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to view and print these cutting diagrams.
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