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Project by Tom Regnier posted 11-22-2017 06:41 PM 1182 views 6 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here’s a small gift box with a sliding lid. I trimmed the top with walnut along with the splines. Keeping the grain pattern continuous makes these kind of projects interesting and they’re easy to make.
Thanks for looking.





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helluvawreck

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#1 posted 11-22-2017 08:52 PM

This is a very nice box and the wood is wonderful.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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BurlyBob

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#2 posted 11-22-2017 09:49 PM

Love the contrasts in the wood and walnut. Is that ambrosia maple. I’ve only seen it a couple of times at Woodcraft in Boise. Nothing like that grows out here and it’s way out of my price line.

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drewpy

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#3 posted 11-23-2017 01:28 AM

Great looking wood and box. You did a very fine job.

-- Drew -- "The greatest wealth is health".

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Scott Dirt Road Woodworks

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#4 posted 11-23-2017 02:20 AM

I really like the corners on this box the continuous grain and the splines look great. Nice work.

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recycle1943

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#5 posted 11-23-2017 01:33 PM

beautiful box – AND – it goes well with the coffee table.

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#6 posted 11-23-2017 06:43 PM

Beautiful looking wood, besides box itself.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#7 posted 11-23-2017 07:30 PM

Superb!

Would a bottle of wine fit inside?

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Tom Regnier

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#8 posted 11-25-2017 12:26 AM

It’s just a little under the size needed for a wine bottle.

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theoldfart

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#9 posted 11-25-2017 12:50 AM

Nice work Tom, I like the ambrosia maple.

-- "With every tool obtained, there is another that is needed" DonW ( Kevin )

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NormG

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#10 posted 11-26-2017 10:29 PM

Grret grain, loves these boxes and they are fun to make

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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