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Jewelry box made from cherry, lyptus and wavy maple. Woodcraft hinges stop at 95 degrees. Splined miters were used with cherry and wavy maple drawer dividers. Runners for drawers are white oak. Tenons for handle were turned on the lathe (cherry and maple). I cut the maple escutcheon on the scroll saw to match the shape of the handles on the sides. I modified plans from Woodsmith Magazine #159.

-- Jeff, Santa Fe





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verc

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#1 posted 1629 days ago

Beautiful jewelry box! What type of finish did you use? The grain stands out nicely.

-- John, UP of Michigan

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CharlieM1958

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#2 posted 1629 days ago

A lot of nice details there.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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netized

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#3 posted 1629 days ago

Finish on the jewelry box was satin gel urethane.

-- Jeff, Santa Fe

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Kent Shepherd

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#4 posted 1629 days ago

Very well done

Thanks for sharing

-- She thought I hung the moon--now she just thinks I did it wrong

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Dennis_MGWW

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#5 posted 1629 days ago

Sweet!! I love the design and how the woods you chose compliment it. Great job!!

-- Dennis, http://www.maplegrovewoodworks.com/ http://twitter.com/#!/MpleGrvWoodwrks

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RexMcKinnon

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#6 posted 1629 days ago

Nice jewelery box. Love the combination of woods.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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DaddyZ

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#7 posted 1629 days ago

Love the Wavy Maple, Just used it on Single divider though? Beautiful Box.

-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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cobbler

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#8 posted 1629 days ago

Stand up job!
Great choice of wood combinations also.

-- ''Carry on my wayward son''

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Dudley

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#9 posted 1629 days ago

Really sweet box. BZ

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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Gary

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#10 posted 1629 days ago

That’s really impressive. Thanks for showing

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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jayjay

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#11 posted 1629 days ago

Pretty nice there.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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a1Jim

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#12 posted 1629 days ago

Wow Jeff
That’s a show stopper amazing and beautiful

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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happy_budah

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#13 posted 1629 days ago

uhhhh wow! a true work of art! hope you dont have to fill it to!

-- the journy of a thousand miles begins with a single step " Lou-Tzu"

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pommy

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#14 posted 1629 days ago

very cool how do your drawer runers work

-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

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Triumph1

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#15 posted 1629 days ago

Very Nice! Great craftsmanship!

-- Jeff , Illinois Please...can I stay in the basement a little longer, please!

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