Purple Heart and Maple box

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Project by Sandon posted 07-07-2016 12:10 PM 908 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I wanted to make a box for my wife and so I made a splining jig and made this.

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#1 posted 07-07-2016 05:21 PM

I like the handle and top lid. Wood colour looks fantastic.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#2 posted 07-07-2016 06:52 PM

beautiful, great gift!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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#3 posted 07-07-2016 08:34 PM

unless my eyes have gotten a LOT worse, your handle is diagonal to the lid ! absolutely neat – I really lke that concept

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#4 posted 07-08-2016 12:16 AM

Great looking box! I like the color combo you chose—very catchy!

And hey—it’s always nice to have a reason to build another jig!

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

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#5 posted 07-08-2016 10:24 PM

Thank you all. The handle was done as a whim without much thought before but I liked it

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#6 posted 07-08-2016 10:55 PM

very nice box …..... happy wife happy life …....... GREAT JOB


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