Craftsman Style Box

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Project by Mike M posted 12-05-2014 09:43 PM 1849 views 7 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My box is on the granite counter top. My inspiration was the box on the deck

This box is white oak 3/4” thick mortised into the 2” square corners the divider is ash and the center piece on the lid is a tile from the local tile store.

Sometimes the simplest projects look the nicest.

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#1 posted 12-05-2014 10:04 PM

I like this box,it has a great design,super wood and extra nice build and finish.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 12-06-2014 01:05 AM

Well, for simple, this box looks very nice!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#3 posted 12-06-2014 03:42 AM

Wonderful box, love the center piece

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#4 posted 12-06-2014 04:12 AM

Very nice. Looks great! Well done.

-- Duckster, Texas. {Any day of fishing, Beats a good day at work.} Wash your feet and love Jesus

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#5 posted 12-06-2014 11:58 AM

very nice!

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

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#6 posted 12-06-2014 02:10 PM

Nice box and wood!

-- "There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is."– Albert Einstein

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#7 posted 12-06-2014 06:51 PM

Very nice work. The tile was a nice touch.

-- Made in America, with American made tools....Shopsmith

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#8 posted 12-06-2014 10:24 PM

I appreciate all the kind words.

Thanks, Mike

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#9 posted 12-07-2014 01:28 AM

Your choice of materials was very complimentary. Catches the eye. Got me thinking????? LOL!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#10 posted 12-07-2014 11:26 AM

Mike, I’m a sucker for anything craftsman style so this box is going in my favorites. Thanks for sharing.

-- Don, North Carolina, Working full time at retired.

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