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Blog entry by Stevinmarin posted 536 days ago 3075 reads 10 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I guess it’s called a book box, but that sounds like a box for storing books.

More on this project and plans available here.


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Brandon

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#1 posted 536 days ago

Nice one, Steve. I thought about making one of these myself, but I always end up hollowing out old, unwanted books instead. :-)

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 536 days ago

Excellent job sir

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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sandhill

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#3 posted 536 days ago

Love cherry. Thats a cool project thanks.

-- Bob Egbert AKA Sandhill http://www.sandhillwoodworks.com/

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a1Jim

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#4 posted 536 days ago

fun project Steve good build and cool design.

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Eli Akin

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#5 posted 536 days ago

Love it!!!

-- Eli Akin, www.theakinsonline.com

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#6 posted 536 days ago

Hi, Steve! What a nice project! Every time I see you make something I learn something new. What a great way to make hinges. The book itself looks awesome and is a wonderful project. Thanks as always for such cool how to videos. You make it look so easy!

Sheila :D

-- 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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Warren1971

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#7 posted 536 days ago

Another winner project Steve

-- Cheers Warren - www.onewood.com.au Microjig and Grr-Ripper Distributor for Australia

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Chris Moellering

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#8 posted 536 days ago

Looks nice. Might have to try that one.

-- Grace & peace, Chris+

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rance

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#9 posted 535 days ago

Always a nice project coming from you Steve. I notice at the end you cut your finger. That always makes the best red wood stain for a project. Thank you for all the work you put into these. They are great. :)

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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doordude

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#10 posted 535 days ago

great project steve. what about taking a carving “v” tool to run around box frame , to make it look like actual pages?

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StumpyNubs

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#11 posted 535 days ago

I’m really liking the new camera you’re using!

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jpw317

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#12 posted 535 days ago

Neat box, Steve. Gonna try that one myself. Love the specs!

-- I am not here at the moment and I have gone out to look for myself. If I should return before I get back, please ask me to wait.

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#13 posted 535 days ago

great video steve,thanks for the plans.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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majuvla

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#14 posted 535 days ago

Simple project, with usually perfect video presentation.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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helluvawreck

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#15 posted 535 days ago

Nice video tutorial, Stevin, and as always, with your sense of humor. The book box would be a nice project for anyone to do.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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