LumberJocks

Key-Splined Miter Box

  • Advertise with us
Project by Riehlez posted 03-08-2010 07:42 AM 2462 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

First box made with homemade miter spline jig. Built without a purpose, just to experiment a new (to me) joint.
Splines and bottom made from Black Walnut, frame/sides made from Birch (i think).
finished with two coats of water based poly.





6 comments so far

View Maveric777's profile

Maveric777

2691 posts in 1765 days


#1 posted 03-08-2010 01:22 PM

Looks good.

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

View blockhead's profile

blockhead

1451 posts in 1997 days


#2 posted 03-08-2010 05:49 PM

Good job with the splines. I’m thinking it’s a jig for your TS? Looks like it served you well. I really like the bottom too.

-- Brad, Oregon- The things that come to those who wait, may be the things left by those who got there first.

View Mike's profile

Mike

91 posts in 1853 days


#3 posted 03-08-2010 06:20 PM

good looking 45*s and splines. Came out great

-- Mike, Cantral Oregon

View ocwoodworker's profile

ocwoodworker

204 posts in 1693 days


#4 posted 03-08-2010 06:44 PM

Can we see your jig?

-- I'd like to believe Murphy's Law haunts my woodshop, because if it's Karma it would mean I had something to do with it. - K.R.

View donjoe's profile

donjoe

1360 posts in 1719 days


#5 posted 03-09-2010 04:09 AM

Nice job.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

View Riehlez's profile

Riehlez

24 posts in 1732 days


#6 posted 03-09-2010 06:44 AM

i had room for one more picture so i added a pic of the jig. Its far from original. Like many others i ran a google image search and manipulated my results to suit my needs. A little MDF, some scrap 1x, along with a solid tri-square and alittle wax, and “rock n’ roll” i was running this baby down my table saw!.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase