crownmolding box

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Project by prill369 posted 1896 days ago 1241 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

lol the short story…I found a scrap piece of crownmolding, nuff said.

anyway, I cut the top of the crownmolding off to make the lid. I used the router table to cut a rabbit in the top and base then added oak strips to the base to form the lip for the lid. The purpleheart was the cut off from my argyle pattern box. Its got a lot of room for all my pendants, and future ones too.

Made of oak crown, walnut and purpleheart.

-- Prill369

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#1 posted 1896 days ago


-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Kent Shepherd

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#2 posted 1896 days ago

Good idea. It looks nice.

-- She thought I hung the moon--now she just thinks I did it wrong

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#3 posted 1896 days ago

WOW. That is nice looking box. Nice use of crown molding.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#4 posted 1896 days ago

I have some crown mould scraps and was wondering what to do with them…......problem solved!

-- Don, Pittsburgh

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#5 posted 1896 days ago

Great use of scraps. Have made a crown molding box myself but, it is in california and still haven’t gotten pics of it.

Keep it up.


-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#6 posted 1896 days ago

Fantastic looking box. Well done.

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#7 posted 1896 days ago

Very nice box fine woods well done.

-- Custom furniture

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#8 posted 1895 days ago

Very inventive! Impressive.

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#9 posted 1892 days ago

Very good use of scrap molding !! Turned out very well…

-- Scotty - aka... SgtSnafu - Randleman NC

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