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Bourbon Box

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Project by sultanofsawdust posted 05-15-2015 01:52 AM 947 views 5 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have a good friend moving away, so I wanted to give him a nice bottle of bourbon as a going away present. I also had some scrap wood left over from my last project (the Negative Jewelry Boxes), so I figured it might be cool to build a nice box to give it away in.

The wood is cherry and walnut, with a baltic birch plywood bottom. The joinery is mitered corners with walnut keys. The lid is a simple sliding lid made out of cherry. I ran my planer along some other scrap for some shavings to act as padding for the bottle.

I have more details, descriptions, and pictures of the build on my Tumblr: http://sultanofsawdust.tumblr.com/





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nayo

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#1 posted 05-15-2015 01:59 AM

Nice gift, i would be happy, very happy indeed with that box, and with its content!

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#2 posted 05-15-2015 02:29 AM

Great looking box, great looking bourbon! I’m sure he’ll appreciate both very much!

-- Dean

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#3 posted 05-15-2015 01:38 PM

That has given me an idea.

-- a good woodworker can fix his mistakes, agreat w/w can fix them before anybody see's them

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#4 posted 05-15-2015 08:42 PM

Great work I like it. Nice colors and flow. Its hard for me not put splines in any boxes or frames I build now. I love how they look.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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