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Curved Side Blanket Box

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Project by Randy Moseley posted 1554 days ago 1862 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This blanket box is made with red oak and walnut, with unfinished aromatic cedar interior. The legs have a routed slot to accommodate 1/4” red oak plywood, kerf-cut on the back to allow it to follow the curve in the leg slots. The top is red oak cut at 45 degree angles in four sections to make it come to a point in the center. These pieces are glued to plywood then a walnut/oak/walnut rail goes around the lid. The finish is sanding sealer and lacquer, sprayed. This is being donated to a fundraiser for the Illinois Master Gardeners’ annual state conference to be held later this year.

-- Randy, DeKalb, Illinois





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christopheralan

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#1 posted 1554 days ago

Nice! Great curves!

-- christopheralan http://www.projectwoodworks.com

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bigike

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#2 posted 1554 days ago

great looken box, it goes with the dresser you made. very nice work! ;)

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

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CharlieM1958

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#3 posted 1554 days ago

Outstanding!

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

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Cozmo35

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#4 posted 1554 days ago

WOW! Nice curves!

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

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Dennisgrosen

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#5 posted 1554 days ago

I realy look as good as your hall table

Dennis

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woodworm

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#6 posted 1554 days ago

Excellent work!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Maveric777

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#7 posted 1554 days ago

Truly a beautiful box. Outstanding work!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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Jason

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#8 posted 1554 days ago

Holy cow! I thought this was a little desktop box just looking at the first picture. Great lines and curves for a box that size.

-- Jason - Colorado Springs

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Mcnervy

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#9 posted 1553 days ago

I freeking love it

-- Bennett; If it can't be fixed with a hammer its an electical problem

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Richforever

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#10 posted 1553 days ago

Love the curves, and the way you organized the angles on the top. Outstanding!

-- Rich, Seattle, WA

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bvdon

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#11 posted 1252 days ago

Nice lines all around.

-- http://woodwork.me

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