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Poplar/Walnut box

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Project by meaded posted 09-25-2017 12:18 AM 833 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The Walnut and Poplar in this box is reclaimed from an organ built in 1895, the Poplar in the lid panel has such striking contrast it looked liked a field of long grass at sunset. The hinges are Beech, the box is 6” by 10.5” 5” deep.





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ralbuck

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#1 posted 09-25-2017 12:45 AM

Extremely well done!

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#2 posted 09-28-2017 02:50 PM

Very cool box. How did you make the hinges?

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#3 posted 09-28-2017 08:54 PM

Bullnose router bit and straight bit. Round end of stock, relieve inner side of leaf with straight bit, then use a box joint jig.

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#4 posted 10-01-2017 04:29 PM

Lovely box. The lid is surprizing and gives contrast. Thanks for sharing!

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