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Project by colbynorwood posted 03-07-2009 12:47 AM 1829 views 9 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

very simple to make and they make nice presents

hope the extra pics help, just used Forstner bits, need any thing else let me know

-- Colby Norwood- learn how to measure, measure once, cut once

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#1 posted 03-07-2009 01:00 AM

I’ve got one of these on the list to make. Why didn’t you cut the inner boxes free?

-- Father of two sons. Both Eagle Scouts.

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#2 posted 03-07-2009 06:17 PM

Please post the details about how to do this.
Thanks for the post.

-- R

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#3 posted 04-10-2009 03:47 PM

I think if you cut it free it would be able to fall out, right? I’ve seen this stuff done on a lathe in the Woodturning Wizardry book but I can’t force myself to spring for the special turning tools you need. Nice trick tho. Might have to make a couple. :)

Good job.

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#4 posted 04-10-2009 06:11 PM

no there is a trick on how to cut them free so they wont fall out, you have to cut the inner cube so it stays a square and not take off the corners

-- Colby Norwood- learn how to measure, measure once, cut once

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Jim Jakosh

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#5 posted 04-24-2013 12:18 AM

That is a neat triple cube. I’ll have to try to make one, too. It is nice conversation piece!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#6 posted 06-07-2015 01:14 PM

I have made a double cube, but not the triple. That looks fun. I like your drawings though. You did a nice job.

-- DWelch. Michigan

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