oak box #4: oak box

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Blog entry by Dan'um Style posted 11-11-2013 04:10 AM 868 reads 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Lid and handle are loose tenon and mortice construction.

Cut he 1/8 inch mortices in the box and handle with the joint-matic .

Hinge Pins are 1/8” brass rod from Lowe’s. Rods were clipped to length with side cutters and cut flush to box with a razor saw.

Sanded everything smooth to 200.

Box has a few coats of Rustoleum Spray Lacquer.

Tomorrow I will use brown wax and hand rub.

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#1 posted 11-11-2013 05:21 AM

Dan there’s a happy camper , box turned out great

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#2 posted 11-11-2013 01:58 PM

Super looking job, Dan!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#3 posted 11-11-2013 02:40 PM

Nice Dan

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#4 posted 11-11-2013 03:38 PM

Great looking box Dan. Nice work.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#5 posted 11-11-2013 04:59 PM

Good job.

-- Chuck, wiswood2

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#6 posted 11-11-2013 11:30 PM

well done Danny boy. Very nice job.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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