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Project by kiefer posted 02-27-2016 11:17 PM 1368 views 2 times favorited 35 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A new box design I created using double bevel seven degree sides and I like how it tuned out .
The tray is extra deep to accommodate larger items and the lift handle is designed to compliment the exterior .
Hinges are SOSS 10 mm barrel hinges which are a bit large to fit in a box side that is just less then 1/2” but it worked out .
The size is appox. 10”W x 6 1/24” D x 4 3/4 ” H
Material used are hard maple and American walnut which makes a beautiful color combination and gives it a quiet elegance and contemporary look . The tray and interior bottom are lined with a deep brown velvet cloth sown to poster board backing .

Thanks for taking the time to view this post and comments and critiques are welcome .

Klaus

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos





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Druid

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#1 posted 02-27-2016 11:33 PM

Now that’s an attractive design. Very nicely done.

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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#2 posted 02-27-2016 11:35 PM

Well done Klaus another Beautiful! Box, Love the Contrast.

-- Nick, Virginia, http://www.etsy.com/shop/NONICKSWOOD

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#3 posted 02-27-2016 11:44 PM

Very attractive and nicely done.

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

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#4 posted 02-28-2016 12:37 AM

Klaus,

Looking at the dimensions and the box. To me The box seems taller than 4 1/2 inches in relation to the 10 inch width? Good example of thinking outside your own box.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#5 posted 02-28-2016 12:37 AM

You are right of course about the color contrast and just as right about the design – excellent

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - Your imagination is your only holdup

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#6 posted 02-28-2016 12:37 AM

Beautiful box. Great job buddy

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#7 posted 02-28-2016 12:52 AM

Very well done. Got a nice clean line to it. Good job.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#8 posted 02-28-2016 01:03 AM

Easy on the eye, great clean box, nice build.

-- Bob in Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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#9 posted 02-28-2016 01:07 AM

Very handsome design and material selection. The hidden feet create an interesting shadow line.
That would look good in a larger scale like a blanket chest too.

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#10 posted 02-28-2016 01:09 AM

Thanks
John
Nick
John C.
Tom
Dick
Hoss
Jay
Bob
Calisdad
sorry about the dimensions but the correct absolute are listed now
Sorry Tom I was off by a 1/4” in height but I said approx. size

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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#11 posted 02-28-2016 01:28 AM

Very cool Klaus

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#12 posted 02-28-2016 02:17 AM

Klaus apparently I was looking at a side picture, and not the front. LOL!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#13 posted 02-28-2016 02:28 AM

Outstanding…..

-- To realize our true destiny, we must be guided not by a myth from our past, but by a vision of our future

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kiefer

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#14 posted 02-28-2016 02:31 AM

Tom
I can see that happening
There are six sides to this box (top, bottom, front ,back, left and right ) which can be confusing .LOL

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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#15 posted 02-28-2016 03:00 AM

Klaus,

I replaced the gas filter under my truck. got some on my sleeve. Maybe a few fumes????? LOL!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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