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Project by ignatz posted 03-16-2015 02:47 PM 1270 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is an open box, made specifically to hold large utensils. Made from curly hickory with cherry keys. Currently only oiled with walnut oil, but once it’s cured out some, it will have a wipe-on poly finish.

-- "I have learned from my mistakes, and I am sure I can repeat them exactly" — Peter Cook





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DKV

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#1 posted 03-16-2015 04:37 PM

Very nice. Did you use the Kehoe jig for the splines?

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ignatz

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#2 posted 03-16-2015 04:41 PM

Thank you! Randy made the jig he used for the splines. The jig looks like the one pictured in this article: http://www.popularwoodworking.com/projects/jigs/keyed-miter-jig

-- "I have learned from my mistakes, and I am sure I can repeat them exactly" — Peter Cook

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Kaleb the Swede

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#3 posted 03-16-2015 05:35 PM

Wow! That is some striking wood. Beautiful work

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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#4 posted 03-17-2015 12:20 AM

Oh man that is some beautiful Hickory … and as it ages it will get even more beautiful with black streaks in it.
I like the looks of the dove tail splines, ... nice touch

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#5 posted 03-17-2015 04:12 AM

Very nice and some beautiful wood that I wish i had available .
Love the dove tail keys much nicer then corner splines to look at .

Klaus

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#6 posted 03-17-2015 01:50 PM

That is very nice and beautifully done.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#7 posted 03-17-2015 06:38 PM

I like those corner joints.

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