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Project by sonnyr posted 12-07-2017 12:34 AM 699 views 3 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These Trinket Boxes were made using an Incra Positioner to achieve the double double dovetails. Walnut and what I think is Hickory were used from repurposed damaged cabinet doors. It turned out with a Southwestern look that I didn’t anticipate. The 2 little dust devils on the front of one of the boxes add a different touch. The sides are sequenced so that you can follow the grain pattern all the way around the box. The hinges are walnut also. They were wet sanded from 220 grit to a 2000 grit using Watco Danish Oil.
Thanks for looking.

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kdc68

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#1 posted 12-07-2017 12:42 AM

Good looking boxes ! Well done !

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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#2 posted 12-07-2017 12:55 AM

Nice looking boxes and great joinery!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#3 posted 12-07-2017 01:05 AM

Thanks,
I really love that Incra Positioner.

-- I may be slow, but I'm easy to stop!!!

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#4 posted 12-07-2017 01:22 AM

Thumbs up on these. Those turned out great. That is a unique look and will be fine gifts for anyone.

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

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#5 posted 12-07-2017 05:34 AM

Very sharp looking boxes. Nicely done!

-- Dave - Minneapolis

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#6 posted 12-07-2017 05:44 AM

Those are outstanding. You’ve given me some wonderful ideas for a bunch of my scrap wood.

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#7 posted 12-07-2017 07:50 AM

Incredibly demanding work on joinery and hinges. Looks realy beautiful.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#8 posted 12-07-2017 09:21 AM

This box is so beautiful and nicely done.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#9 posted 12-07-2017 11:49 AM

beautiful joinery

Incra is tops ! table saw and router 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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sonnyr

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#10 posted 12-07-2017 12:00 PM

I cannot say enough about what can be achieved with Incra products, I have a Positioner on my table saw and a stand alone router. Perry McDaniel’s Incra project book gives great details on how to build some beautiful joinery.
Thank you all for the compliments. I have gained a lot of info and ideas from LJ’s like y’all.

-- I may be slow, but I'm easy to stop!!!

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#11 posted 12-07-2017 02:39 PM

These are fantastic. The details are superb as is your craftsmanship.

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

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#12 posted 12-07-2017 02:53 PM

The joinery here is beautiful! Bravo!

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#13 posted 12-07-2017 05:19 PM

These are great looking. You should think about joining the upcoming swap. The subject is boxes this time around.

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#14 posted 12-08-2017 12:10 AM

Love beautiful boxes with such special new ideas. You are a master which I will try to copy someday. Please join the box swap and try to be the one who sends to me.

-- I,ve had amnesia for as long as I can remember. Vernon

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sonnyr

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#15 posted 12-08-2017 02:06 AM

I’m not familiar with the box swap, but if it involves exchanging boxes I can’t do it, these boxes were made as a gift and a birthday present, they were given away this afternoon.

-- I may be slow, but I'm easy to stop!!!

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