Keepsake Box

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Project by mmax posted 07-19-2014 08:44 PM 1065 views 3 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made the box from cherry with walnut splines.

-- Always remember you're unique, just like everyone else

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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 07-20-2014 07:56 AM

Beautiful box. Well done.

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#2 posted 07-20-2014 01:18 PM

It’s a beautiful box. You did a fine job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#3 posted 07-20-2014 02:13 PM

Beautiful! For us newbies could you include a little write up on the joinery you did? I love the way the sides, front and back angle in.

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#4 posted 07-20-2014 02:31 PM


The box sides are just 45’s and after joining I cut the splines with a jig I have made for that purpose. After gluing and inserting the splines I turned the box over and cut the angles on the sides.

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