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Project by JB posted 2040 days ago 1671 views 5 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Started these boxes on the 18th of December. Finished them on the 22nd. I’m starting Christmas gifts in Sept/Oct next year. It was a bit of a rush job, I could have done better. but the wife, daughter, and mother seem to be happy.

Fours days to do 3 boxes. I think it would take 3 days to do one box. I have never been one of those box maker guys. I have a gained respect for the guys that are in to it. Those things are hard to make.

I think I’ll do cutting board next year!

-- JB





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cajunpen

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#1 posted 2040 days ago

Not bad for a 3-4 day project.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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jim1953

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#2 posted 2040 days ago

Looks Good to Me Great Job How Did you Do the Hinges

-- Jim, Kentucky

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rikkor

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#3 posted 2040 days ago

I think you did just fine, from what I can see. Especially with the tight time constraint.

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JB

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#4 posted 2040 days ago

Hinges are just on the surface. No mortice. They were all I could find on short notice. Turned into a fun project. Boxes can be tough. My skills have been improved :) .

-- JB

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stanley_clifton

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#5 posted 2040 days ago

Bloody good, especially in the time.

-- Stanley generally struggling

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Shadowbox

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#6 posted 2039 days ago

I feel your pain, I seem to wait until the last minute every year also. Great job!

-- You're Born, You Die... The rest is up to you! NO FEAR

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