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Project by tommyv posted 127 days ago 823 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A Collection of boxes of various woods

-- Tom, NSW Australia





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 127 days ago

Really nice work on these

-- 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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aussiedave

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#2 posted 127 days ago

Some very nice boxes there Tom, they look great…thanks for sharing.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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BRAVOGOLFTANGO

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#3 posted 127 days ago

Great work Tommy, mind me asking what jig whether diy or procured for making your box joints? I really prefer box-joints over doves, just taste I guess. I’ve build my own jig for the tablesaw, ditched it for one I built for the router table, both worked pretty good. I’ve been contemplating the INCRA I-BOX & also the INCRA HingeCrafter (later unrelated, just cool idea of wooden hinges). Of all the box-joint jigs I’ve seen, incra seems to have a nicer setup according to the reviews.

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Northwest29

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#4 posted 126 days ago

Beautiful boxes – well done! Number three, to my eye, is the most harmonious in colors and design. The corners of a darker woods is very unusually done. The inlay in the center drawer is a nice touch too. Would like to know more about how this one was created. Thanks for posting!

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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jeffswildwood

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#5 posted 126 days ago

What a beautiful collection of boxes. Well done!

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tommyv

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#6 posted 125 days ago

the box joints were made with a simple home made jig that i copied from the internet.
with the third box i built the box in one unit then i routed a rebate on each corner of the box then just inlayed some tasmanian oak strips in the rebate with some walnut strips i had from a model boat that i had left over sanded everything flat then cut the lid of using the router.the box was maded from white ash.
tom.

-- Tom, NSW Australia

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