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Project by Roger Gaborski posted 09-24-2016 12:37 AM 1869 views 22 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The jewelry box is based on a design first posted by SPalm (http://lumberjocks.com/projects/57088). I modified the design in several ways. First, I increased the size to 12” x 6” x 6 1/2” , increased the number of pivoting drawers to six, each with a magnet to insure firm closure and added a bottom tray. I also added two maple leaf inlays on the top of the cover.
Roger

-- Roger Gaborski, http://www.rogergaborski.com





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Quikenuff

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#1 posted 09-24-2016 12:47 AM

I haven’t seen the the piece that inspired it. But I like your rendition a lot. Do you have any pics from the build process? My wife has a new jewelry box on my short list of projects.

Quik

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SPalm

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#2 posted 09-24-2016 12:56 AM

Way to go Roger. That looks great.

And nice mods. I especially like the divided drawers. Very clever.

Steve

Edit: the link you supplied to the original box is goofy – it should not have the final parenthesis in the hyper link.
http://lumberjocks.com/projects/57088

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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BB1

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#3 posted 09-24-2016 12:58 AM

Very interesting. Great project.

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#4 posted 09-24-2016 02:04 AM

That a real great piece of work Roger, lots of drawer space and like the leaf inlays. Pic 2 shows the similarity to Steve’s original box. What does Steve means by his box being goofy, it looks great to me.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#5 posted 09-24-2016 04:02 AM

That is a nicely done sir!
I really like routed projects.

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#6 posted 09-24-2016 08:29 AM

very well done.

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#7 posted 09-24-2016 09:50 AM

that is a beauty!!!

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#8 posted 09-24-2016 10:47 AM

Wow! Awesome compartments and overal concept of drawers opening. Those leafs on tops are very good match to it.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#9 posted 09-24-2016 10:50 AM

Marvellous box ! Great job …

-- Muriel, Belgium

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#10 posted 09-24-2016 12:18 PM

Roger, this is a beautiful jewelry box and an outstanding project. You have done a wonderful job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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Roger

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#11 posted 09-24-2016 12:21 PM

Very nicley done Roger.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#12 posted 09-24-2016 12:51 PM

A+ Roger. I remember you telling me about this one. Absolutely gorgeous.

-- Schooled in the advanced art of sawdust and woodchip manufacturing.

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#13 posted 09-24-2016 12:59 PM

wonderful jewellery box.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#14 posted 09-24-2016 01:36 PM

Serious amount of time spent over a 10,000+ RPM mincer!

Beautifully executed!

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#15 posted 09-24-2016 01:54 PM

Beautiful work.

-- earthartandfoods.com

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