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Project by pgraham posted 09-17-2014 07:35 PM 1278 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Small box with feet
The box is 5” x 5” x 4”. It is rose wood veneer over my standard 1/2” baltic birch ply box. This was my first test box to see if how I thought a cavetto top should be built would work in practice. The edging and feet are African black wood and the lining dark green velvet. The feet were mitered and cut on the scroll saw.

Thanks for looking, comments or suggestions are always welcome.

Paul





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AngieO

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#1 posted 09-17-2014 11:31 PM

I like this. Looks great. Can’t believe its Baltic birch ply. Great job.

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JL7

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#2 posted 09-17-2014 11:56 PM

Well done, very elegant.

-- Jeff .... Minnesota, USA

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mrsKennyMak

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#3 posted 09-18-2014 12:36 AM

Beautiful—and I love the feet!

-- “In strange and uncertain times such as those we are living in [...] may we trust the inexpressible benevolence of the creative impulse.” ~ Robert Fripp

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Gary

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#4 posted 09-18-2014 04:23 AM

Dang…. really nice box. Great job

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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Richard

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#5 posted 09-18-2014 07:39 PM

Nice and it looks like you got the cavetto top right. I know I might get in trouble for this but , Veneer is like MakeUp for wood , makes a lot of things look better. :)

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#6 posted 10-21-2014 02:42 PM

Beautiful box.

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