Maple box

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Project by meaded posted 03-20-2017 10:40 PM 880 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Maple 9” 6” 5” Tung oil waxed.

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#1 posted 03-20-2017 11:29 PM

Nice looking box, love the top

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#2 posted 03-20-2017 11:43 PM

Very nice…

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#3 posted 03-21-2017 01:39 AM

Really nice. Could you comment on how you did the hinges?

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#4 posted 03-21-2017 02:07 AM

well done with nice joints.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#5 posted 03-21-2017 02:47 AM

Hinge is a routed round groove, the dowels are center drilled with a brass pin 3 are glued to the box and 2 are glued to the lid.

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#6 posted 03-21-2017 02:23 PM

looks great like the wood

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#7 posted 03-21-2017 07:20 PM

This is an outstanding box with a lot of nice details and craftsmanship.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#8 posted 03-21-2017 07:27 PM

Nice work … the maple is awesome. Good job on the raised panel and hinge!

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#9 posted 03-21-2017 07:58 PM

Was the hinge the Incra hinge kit? Just bought the box joint jig. That jig could be next. Nice box.

-- Petey

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#10 posted 03-22-2017 12:37 PM

Hinge is not Incra designed.

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#11 posted 03-22-2017 01:01 PM

Great top, hinge, and finish, nice box.

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