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Ring box with lid that pivots

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Project by geppetto posted 01-02-2010 03:36 AM 3134 views 16 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Ring box, ~ 2” x 2” x 1.5” birdseye maple bottom, black walnut top. Magnetic pivot with mother of pearl overlay over lids magnet. Satin poly finish.

-- geppettoswoodshop.com





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bigike

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#1 posted 01-02-2010 04:27 AM

nice box,

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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#2 posted 01-02-2010 05:04 AM

This is the kind of stuff that makes me keep coming back to Lumber Jocks. Seeing cool things that impress and inspire me. Nice box and thanks for sharing.

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#3 posted 01-02-2010 05:13 AM

Very nice ring box good job

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#4 posted 01-02-2010 05:18 AM

Fantastic ring box. Love the magnet hinge. Never would have thought of such a great design touch. Great choice of woods also.

Keep it up.

Scrappy

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

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Jim Crockett (USN Retired)

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#5 posted 01-02-2010 09:43 PM

Neat little ring box. Like the use of magnets for hinging the top. Nice job, geppetto!

Jim

-- A veteran is someone who, at one point in his/her life, wrote a blank check made payable to "The United States of America," for an amount of "up to and including his/her life".

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#6 posted 01-03-2010 02:01 AM

Neat little box. Cool idea using the magnets.

btw.. welcome to LumberJocks

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#7 posted 01-04-2010 08:34 PM

Sweet little box. Very unique. Favorited for future plagaristic endeavors!

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#8 posted 02-20-2015 10:55 PM

I love this idea! It revolutionizes the way magnets can be used! Great job.

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geppetto

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#9 posted 02-21-2015 01:08 PM

Thank you. Another variation is to move the magnets to the top. The lid can slide left or right.

-- geppettoswoodshop.com

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#10 posted 02-21-2015 01:45 PM

That is a beautiful ring box and a nice design.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#11 posted 04-17-2015 03:45 PM

I love it!
Have to do some boxes with that kind of opening.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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