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Project by Hallmark posted 03-16-2010 08:57 PM 2661 views 3 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this simple jewery box for my young daughter. The box is made of makore, keys from purple heart, inside dividers are fir and I used a bandsaw to cut off a piece of splated maple and glued it to a plywood backing for the tops insert.

-- Style is simple, but not my execution of it.





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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 03-16-2010 09:20 PM

Really striking wood selection!

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

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bobasaurus

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#2 posted 03-16-2010 09:39 PM

Could you elaborate on the materials used? It looks like some kind of spalted wood veneer for the top on ply, with purpleheart accents, and some odd wood for the sides (lyptus?). Nice job on the box. I like how you attached the handle.

-- Allen, Colorado

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DaddyZ

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#3 posted 03-16-2010 10:24 PM

Nice Box !!!

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

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bigike

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#4 posted 03-16-2010 10:40 PM

cool looken box

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

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#5 posted 03-16-2010 10:44 PM

Nice joints and great wood selection.

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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Hallmark

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#6 posted 03-17-2010 12:46 AM

Bobasaurus, the box is made of makore, keys from purple heart, inside dividers are fir and I used a bandsaw to cut off a piece of splated maple and glued it to a plywood backing for the tops insert.

-- Style is simple, but not my execution of it.

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donjoe

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#7 posted 03-17-2010 02:37 AM

Elegant box, very nice.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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jayjay

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#8 posted 03-17-2010 02:48 AM

That did turn out very nice. Excellent craftsmanship.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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scrappy

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#9 posted 03-17-2010 07:57 AM

Fantastic! Great choice of woods and great build.

Keep it up.

Scrappy

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

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Ken90712

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#10 posted 03-17-2010 11:38 AM

Wow great job! Love it.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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eddy

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#11 posted 03-17-2010 04:07 PM

nice box i will have to give it a try
i will see if i can make 1 off the pictures
thanks for sharing

-- self proclaimed copycat

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