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Blog entry by BertFlores58 posted 638 days ago 765 reads 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A miter box method by Martyn can be done by using portable router. Here are the pictures that show my way:

THE BOARD

This was cut pieces using saw!

THE MITER CUT

Two layers of masking tape. Notice that I already applied the finish… dead flat lacquer but it became glossy after 5 coats.

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Using just a small router proves it can be done. Guide can be nailed.

Finally, the lid is done!

Till next time…..

Here is another design on the table…

Have a nice day!

-- Bert



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BritBoxmaker

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#1 posted 638 days ago

Splendid work, Bert. Yet another way to do it, well done. The box is looking really good as well.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#2 posted 638 days ago

Awesome, Bert! The color of the wood is amazing and your skills are greatly admired. :)

Sheila

-- Contributing Editor, Creative Woodworks and Crafts Magazine, If you like reading my blog, come visit at Sheila Landry Designs http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com "Knowledge is Power"

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BertFlores58

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#3 posted 638 days ago

THANKS. Hard to use the tablet, the other way using touch typing with only one finger. Its just like the way on using the handsaw. What is best for the other half… a real ebony that will be 3mm thick. I still have some.

-- Bert

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#4 posted 638 days ago

Impressive work, very well done. Color and design are great.

-- Tom D

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#5 posted 638 days ago

cool

-- Joel

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#6 posted 638 days ago

Ab Fab…. absolutely fabulous…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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#7 posted 637 days ago

Just incredible Bert.

-- Bill - "Freedom flies in your heart like an Eagle" Audie Murphy

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