elegant music box

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Project by davefrommd posted 02-13-2015 05:51 AM 1126 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

musical movement plays phantom of the opera.

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#1 posted 02-13-2015 03:13 PM

What an original design. Very very elegant and I love the things imbedded in the lid and the one with the drawer is another great idea. Where did yu get the plan or is it your own? Would love to build one of these for the wife

-- JimInNM........Space Case

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#2 posted 02-13-2015 03:56 PM

hi, it is my own design, the top is cut with a dewalt 12 inch power miter saw, i make the top around 1/8 inch longer then cut it with the dewalt, then sand out the saw marks. i use solid brass machined hinges to keep the tolerances close, the key lock works as when locked the right side keeps the left side closed.

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#3 posted 02-14-2015 05:36 AM

All look great, you thought these out well

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

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#4 posted 02-14-2015 06:26 AM

thanks for the kind words.

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#5 posted 02-14-2015 01:38 PM

Those are all beautiful. Congratulations.


-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#6 posted 02-17-2015 03:46 AM

A beautiful design and job well done! Thanks for letting us look.

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

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