LumberJocks

Tiger Wood box.

  • Advertise with us
Project by Moe336 posted 02-16-2017 06:06 PM 538 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

VDAY gift for my lady. Finished with mineral oil. I had a 1”x4” 2 foot 2’ long of nicely marbled Tiger Wood. I Re-sawed it in half to get my working pieces to the thickness that I wanted which was about a quarter inch, after jointing, power planing and matching grain I was able to put together a lid and a bottom. The rest was cut into 2 1/2” pieces. Corners are mitered 45 degrees glued and pin nailed. I 45ed the bottom of all the pieces and then also 45ed the bottom piece to create a unique look. It’s about 4”x7”. The strips of wood inside the box front and back we’re put in for added strength and cover a goof but it turned out well. I hope this was the more that you wanted to know about and thank you for your comment. Thank you all for your comments.
Glenn





7 comments so far

View Mean_Dean's profile

Mean_Dean

5541 posts in 2864 days


#1 posted 02-16-2017 07:24 PM

Fine looking box—would love to know more about it!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

View Derfss2003's profile

Derfss2003

109 posts in 435 days


#2 posted 02-16-2017 07:29 PM

nice work.

-- Love the smell of snow in the morning.

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

27192 posts in 2584 days


#3 posted 02-16-2017 08:09 PM

This is a beautiful box made out of beautiful wood.

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

View dannmarks's profile

dannmarks

283 posts in 299 days


#4 posted 02-16-2017 09:45 PM

I like it a lot.

View EugdOT's profile

EugdOT

199 posts in 272 days


#5 posted 02-16-2017 10:38 PM

Fantastic wood wood selection, I like the grain pattern especially the way the lid front edge appears part of the box compartment.

View david38's profile

david38

3518 posts in 2060 days


#6 posted 02-17-2017 04:04 PM

very nice

View JohnPM's profile

JohnPM

12 posts in 180 days


#7 posted 02-17-2017 10:53 PM

Nicely done.

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