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Project by bigike posted 01-18-2010 04:35 AM 2718 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box here is a try at a different angle on my saw. The top is made from 1/8” zebrawood the sides made from wood i got off a pallet at work it looks like cherry but who knows. If u look real hard u might be able to see the splines. This is on of the boxes i made so far where i got the hinges right or good enough.

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





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 01-18-2010 04:37 AM

Very cool box with a unique shape

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Glen

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#2 posted 01-18-2010 04:39 AM

Good job Ike. Those angles can be tricky at times.

-- Glen

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#3 posted 01-18-2010 05:42 AM

I really like the zebrawood top, great color choices.

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#4 posted 01-18-2010 05:45 AM

Nice wood and I do like a good pallet wood box.

-- Jim

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#5 posted 01-18-2010 08:31 AM

Great box. Like the 5 sided design. Nice pallet wood re-use.

Keep it up.

Scrappy

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

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#6 posted 01-19-2010 04:16 PM

great work – you’ve been busy!

-- -erik & christy-

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#7 posted 01-19-2010 06:13 PM

Nice job on the angles. I really like the way you reuse what was once a hard working, rough looking pallet and retire it to a beautiful, finished piece of art.

-- Cheers and God Bless

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#8 posted 01-27-2011 06:54 PM

Nice looking box, your angles are very clean, wood choice is nice, I have some of that zebra wood, but have not worked with it yet, helps to see what it looks like in action, great job on a difficult design, I’m still trying to perfect the 90 degree angle, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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