Yin Yang

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Project by Tokolosi posted 08-25-2014 02:58 PM 1358 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Square little fingerjoint boxes out of Bubinga, Alder and Maple with Yin Yang interlocking lids.

Fun project.

(8”x 8” x 6” – Tung oil & wax)

-- “There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.” ~ JRR Tolkien

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Peter Brown

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#1 posted 08-25-2014 03:24 PM

Love the lids! What a great idea!

-- Peter Brown - Collector of WD-40 and wood splinters

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#2 posted 08-25-2014 04:04 PM

Nice looking.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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#3 posted 08-25-2014 04:17 PM

Very nicely done and look good.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#4 posted 08-25-2014 05:58 PM

Neet idea,,,,,,nice & pleasing combination of wood side by side, your pictures brings to mind of all kinds of designs that could be done to box tops like yours.

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Jamie Speirs

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#5 posted 08-25-2014 06:35 PM

Very nice


-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#6 posted 08-25-2014 09:45 PM

The Yin Yang always has a certain magnetism to it, these are very nice :)

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#7 posted 08-25-2014 10:36 PM

Very cute

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#8 posted 08-25-2014 10:45 PM

Truly a unique twist on boxes! I like them a lot. Love the woods you used and the ying/yang symbol as the lid too. Great job and design.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#9 posted 08-27-2014 06:10 AM

Again nice box with beautiful details and various technics.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#10 posted 08-30-2014 09:04 PM

This is way too cool. YingYang top with the wood combos, fantastic.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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