Incra Style Trinket Boxes From Repurposed Wood

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Project by sonnyr posted 06-05-2016 04:10 AM 900 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These 3 Incra style Trinket Boxes were made from repurposed cabinet doors. The main wood is beech with cherry being used on the corners, lift handles and hinges. The sides were sequenced. 2 of the boxes were stained and one was left natural. The finish was wet sanded with a “Danish oil solution” to 2000, a layer of tung oil was applied and then waxed.
Thank you for looking.

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#1 posted 06-05-2016 11:46 AM

Very nice! It appears the upper hinge plate on the open box is covered. I’m curious what you did there.
Thanks for sharing.

-- Adam, NewHampshire

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#2 posted 06-05-2016 01:08 PM

The hinges are made from cherry and the design is taken from the pages of Incra’s “Projects & Techniques” by Perry McDaniel. I can’t say enough about Incra’s products and quality. I have made almost 20 of this style of box.
Thank you for your comment.

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#3 posted 06-06-2016 03:59 PM

Great Job
I really love the Incra set up
too bad it is now at my son’s and he has no use for it now
Perhaps I shall recalim it.
Their videos are quite helpful as is Perry Mc.

-- Bruce. a mind is like a book it is only useful when open.

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#4 posted 06-06-2016 10:03 PM

The incra jig rocks, as your boxes show.

One day I WILL try some hinges

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

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