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Blog series by cancharanay updated 10-01-2013 09:17 AM 2 parts 6876 reads 13 comments total

Part 1: drawer

09-13-2013 12:02 AM by cancharanay | 9 comments »

When I started woodworking I have three aims. achieve make beautiful boxes in wood and with mechanisms.This is because when I was a kid I loved them.My grandma had a box that my uncle made, and I never tired of playing with it. Now, my grandma and uncle had passed away, this box belongs to one of my cousins (I have 42) This is the box that started it all You can notice that this is a two parts box. The upper side has a mechanism to open the lid (that will be another entry of this blog),...

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Part 2: top opening

10-01-2013 09:17 AM by cancharanay | 4 comments »

Hello,continuing with the explanation of my road in box making, I told that was the box that started everything (made by my uncle) in my uncle┬┤s box the sliding dovetail was dissembled in the box design, and a hidden little compression spring pushes out the top Trying to make my road, I started to work with pivoting sides allowing the opening of the lid (notice the little spring against the side) I improve with torssion spring inserted in the lid. As I tell you...

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