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Project by kiefer posted 02-23-2017 07:39 PM 1964 views 7 times favorited 38 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had a few extra pieces that I made for other boxes and thought I may as well put a box together and this is the result . Not sure who wants it or what I should call it but my wife said “EXTRA BOX ” .
The box is made from maple and walnut and measures 12” X 6” X 6 1/4” lined with faux suede and a couple little pewter pieces on the tray handle and Soss hinges which I find perfect for this size box .
Not sure where the inspiration came from but I guess the extra pieces what did it .
Comments and questions welcome .

Klaus

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos





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#1 posted 02-23-2017 07:43 PM

You definitely kicked it up a notch, great box klaus

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#2 posted 02-23-2017 08:05 PM

Outstanding box Klaus. Many things I really like about it. The picture (?) inserted in the top, the tray handle again, excellent, soss hinges, the style and more. The maple and walnut are great together and that is my next choice for a box as soon as the walnut is dry enough. How did you know? haha. I also like the top with the winged sides to act as a tray.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#3 posted 02-23-2017 08:05 PM

Nicely done Klaus.

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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#4 posted 02-23-2017 08:17 PM

Outstanding…..

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#5 posted 02-23-2017 08:36 PM

You’re a master in details Klaus. Hat’s off !

Best,
Serge

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#6 posted 02-23-2017 09:03 PM

Well, it’s definitely a Klaus box!

It’s got all your signature details, which I always like, including the pyramids, and a bit of an Asian look. The walnut/maple combo works well, too!

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

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#7 posted 02-23-2017 09:22 PM

Great to see you back at the boxes, just love those details!

That tray lift handle idea deserves to be “borrowed”

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kiefer

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#8 posted 02-23-2017 09:51 PM

Thank you guys I am glad you are liking the box and it feels good to have used those extra pieces that accumulated on the shelf instead of putting them in the firewood pile .

Klaus

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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#9 posted 02-23-2017 09:55 PM

Just a big WOW sir

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#10 posted 02-23-2017 10:46 PM

Just another piece of Art!

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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#11 posted 02-23-2017 10:52 PM

Prayers for your father Sandra

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#12 posted 02-23-2017 11:22 PM

Wow, wish I had some of your inspiration even though you don’t know where it comes from.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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#13 posted 02-23-2017 11:32 PM

A masterpiece !!!!!!!!!!!1

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions !!!

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#14 posted 02-23-2017 11:37 PM

I think it’s fantastic Klaus. But, everything you do is just amazing

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#15 posted 02-23-2017 11:52 PM

Nice work brother.
Your projects are a;ways top-notch, and this one is no exception.

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