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another box with wood hinges

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Project by abie posted 06-08-2016 02:49 PM 5222 views 7 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’ve been saving this piece of maple with nice color to make a box.
top is figured cedar, hinges thanks to an article about hinges from Fine Woodworking
(Doug Stowe) I think.
Hinge pins, brass tubing with brass ends,
Hinges figured walnut.
Box joint jig referenced earlier for the joints and the hinges.

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





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ratchet

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#1 posted 06-08-2016 04:40 PM

Very nice, very nice indeed.

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#2 posted 06-08-2016 04:58 PM

realy nice box
I’d like to see next box with completely made of wood
have a nice day

-- bambi

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#3 posted 06-08-2016 06:03 PM

looks great

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#4 posted 06-08-2016 07:55 PM

I can’t decide which part of this box is more beautiful – wooden hinges, fingerjoints or sculpturing. Incredible work.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#5 posted 06-08-2016 10:07 PM

I like your hinges. i think i will make some wooden ones next time i make a box or humidor.

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#6 posted 06-08-2016 11:21 PM

I really like this. The wooden hinges are awesome!

-- I always knew I would grow old, But I expected it to take longer!

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#7 posted 06-08-2016 11:35 PM

Very nice looking box! I really like the look of those hinges!

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

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#8 posted 06-09-2016 12:16 AM

I really love your box. I viewed your other project boxes and I’m equally impressed. I really like your style and I love those wooden hinges…something I need to do more often. Very nice job!!

-- Brent, Johnson County Texas......Resawing is like a box of chocolates, ya never know what you're gonna get.

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gfadvm

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#9 posted 06-09-2016 12:36 AM

Cedar and maple, an interesting combination that you made work very nicely. Wooden hinges are always good!

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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oldrivers

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#10 posted 06-09-2016 02:21 AM

That’s a Dandy, very nice box I really like the look of those hinges! They are Super Duper!

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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#11 posted 06-09-2016 05:00 AM

Nailed. It!

-- Tree, wood, and box lover from Pennsylvania

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#12 posted 06-09-2016 01:53 PM

This box is so nicely done. It’s a great design with beautiful craftsmanship.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#13 posted 06-10-2016 10:00 PM

really top notch job! very beautiful craftsmanship!

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#14 posted 08-22-2016 10:48 PM

can’t see enough of these wooden hinges, well done…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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BigFoot Products Canada

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#15 posted 09-17-2016 05:15 PM

Is this another “BLAINT ADD”?

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