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Project by dgreen50 posted 07-24-2016 08:48 PM 2456 views 10 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Small cherry and walnut box with dividers. The lid sections are hinged with brass pins at the corners. Finish is semi-gloss lacquer. It was time to try something different with the top.

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#1 posted 07-24-2016 11:06 PM


-- Don't outsmart your common sense

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#2 posted 07-25-2016 02:49 AM

Looks like you did a bang up job. This is one of my favorite Doug Stowe designs.

Great job – thanks for sharing.

-- "Our past judges our present." JFK - 1962; American Heritage Magazine

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#3 posted 07-25-2016 08:14 AM

Beautiful top and interesting way of opening. I would never gues.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#4 posted 07-25-2016 08:17 AM

Yes, I like that allot

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#5 posted 07-25-2016 11:47 AM

This box is beautifully done and looks great. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#6 posted 07-25-2016 02:23 PM

That In would say beautifully unique!

-- shuja

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#7 posted 07-25-2016 02:43 PM

very cool …...... unique …..... GREAT JOB ….... Gratz on top 3


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#8 posted 07-25-2016 08:16 PM

Interesting lid design, and a nice little box overall.

-- Allen, Colorado (Instagram @bobasaurus_woodworking)

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#9 posted 07-26-2016 01:30 AM

quite nice

-- you may only live once, but if you do it right that's all you need

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#10 posted 07-31-2016 02:48 AM

It looks very nice. What have you done to prevent the lids from lifting off?

-- I may have lost my marbles, but I still have my love of woodworking

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#11 posted 08-01-2016 05:18 PM

Considering the fine result I think you got off way too easy while the rest of us are sweating to make our hinges!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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