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drawer box with hidden mechanism

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Project by cancharanay posted 11-18-2014 12:17 AM 1717 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

In this box, the drawer mechanism detailed in the blog
has an up grade, cause one of the sides of the box is the sliding dovetail, (in fact, the sliding dovetail push a device which translate horizontal movement in upside down movement)
If you don´t know where to push is very difficult to open the box

thanks for looking

-- Cancharanay, Exaltación de la Cruz, Argentina





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Jim Rowe

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#1 posted 11-18-2014 08:55 AM

Nice looking design. I like the lid inlays. What woods did you use?
Jim

-- It always looks better when it's finished!

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cancharanay

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#2 posted 11-18-2014 10:02 AM

Thanks Jim,
roble de eslavonia (slavonic oak?) structure
inlay: cancharana, paraiso, peteriby and nogal (wallnut)
best regards

-- Cancharanay, Exaltación de la Cruz, Argentina

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Jim Rowe

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#3 posted 11-18-2014 03:22 PM

Thanks for the info. You certainly have lots of interesting timbers to use in Argentina.
Jim

-- It always looks better when it's finished!

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gepatino

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#4 posted 11-18-2014 03:58 PM

very nice! good work, I’ll read that blog post later, I’d love to make a box with some kind of mechanis.

Saludos

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#5 posted 11-18-2014 06:53 PM

Very nice. I like the top a lot.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#6 posted 11-18-2014 07:26 PM

Kewl design

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#7 posted 11-18-2014 09:29 PM

Very nice. I looked at your other boxes also, you sure make some beautiful boxes. Nice work!

-- We all make mistakes, the trick is to fix it in a way thats says "I meant to do that".

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