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Project by jbschutz posted 05-09-2015 04:43 PM 1173 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Wedding Presentation Box. A friend requested a box with linked rings on the top, to be used to present a special wedding gift…. and then to become a momento of the event. The box is made of walnut and features a pair of linked maple rings on top, as well as maple splines. It is approx. 7×5 inches and the lid is hinged with hidden pins. The lid lift and stop is dadoed into the lid. It is finished with satin poly and lined with soft leather.

-- jbschutz www.johnschutz.com





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RogerBean

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#1 posted 05-09-2015 06:44 PM

John,
Nice one. The leather lining works great with the walnut, and the rings are both appropriate and attractive. I’m sure the new owners will treasure it for decades.
Roger

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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JL7

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#2 posted 05-09-2015 08:25 PM

Hey John,

Beautiful box and a wonderful gift. The linked rings are a great touch!

-- Jeff .... Minnesota, USA

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HillbillyShooter

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#3 posted 05-10-2015 03:37 AM

Very attractive and nicely crafted with appropriate decoration and leather bottom.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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lightweightladylefty

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#4 posted 05-10-2015 03:53 AM

John,

A lovely box indeed! I especially like how you made the lid lift cut across the box . . . nice touch.

L/W

-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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Eyal

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#5 posted 05-10-2015 01:06 PM

Hi John,
A lovely box. I like the way you did the rings and the leather gives it a nice touch.

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Roger

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#6 posted 05-10-2015 11:05 PM

That is a beauty JB. Really like the rings on the top, and all the other details. Super nice. The new couple should really luv it.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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Mean_Dean

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#7 posted 05-12-2015 12:11 AM

Beautiful presentation box! I like the interlocked rings on the top—very nice!

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

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cajunpen

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#8 posted 05-13-2015 04:26 PM

That is a really nice box John. I particularly like the way the lid lift is fitted into the box. Well done!

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

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