|Project by bandit571||posted 11-27-2016 05:21 AM||709 views||0 times favorited||7 comments|
Had some leftover Cherry boards. Resawed to about 1/2” thickness. The raised panel in the top was mainly sap wood, with a single strip of heartwood down the middle. Handplanes to “raise” the panel. A Stanley #45 made the bead around the middle. Through dovetails for the corners. Stanley #45 to mill grooves for both the top and bottom(1/4” Luann plywood) panels.
Awaiting a brass latch for the front. Brass hinges. need to cobble holders for all the toys going into the box.
Blo then a rattle can of clear gloss Lacquer for the finish
Sizes: front to back
11-3/8", side to side 12-3/8”, height @ 4”.....have no idea how much it weighs.
-- A Planer? I'M the planer, this is what I use