Bevel Boxes

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Project by blackcherry posted 08-05-2010 04:20 PM 1696 views 3 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello fellow LJ’s, hope all is well in the woodworking community these days. Here we have two more Bevel boxes made with Amer. Blk. Walnut and Blk. Cherry. The interior has a small tray which slides from side to side with a large area beneath it as well for plenty of storage. The tray and bottom are lined with a faux leather material wrap around picture frame matting board for a extra soft cushion liner. The exterior is finish off with a wipe on shellac finish. Thanks for viewing and enjoy the rest of summer/ winter for my friend down under…Blkcherry

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Mary Anne

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#1 posted 08-05-2010 04:31 PM

These are just beautiful! And so well done.
I love the bevel design… need to learn how.

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#2 posted 08-05-2010 04:42 PM

Nice and classy boxes!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 08-05-2010 04:56 PM

Very nice boxes! Great job

-- Larry "Work like a Captain but Play like a Pirate!"

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#4 posted 08-05-2010 04:57 PM

Very good looking boxes and a excellent wood combination.

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RS Woodworks

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#5 posted 08-05-2010 05:04 PM

Very nice. I like them.
It’ll be interesting to see the changes with age, cherry darkens, and walnut lightens. I bet after a while the contrast will be very minimal!
Good work.


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#6 posted 08-05-2010 05:27 PM

I really like theses boxes, the colors look great.

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#7 posted 08-05-2010 05:37 PM

Great boxes! I especially like the splined miters, and how the angles carry up from the cherry to the walnut on the lid. Good job!

-- Robb

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#8 posted 08-05-2010 06:04 PM

Wow. These are extremely nice. Nice design, size, wood, and execution.

I really like them. Maybe a blog in the future?


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#9 posted 08-05-2010 06:21 PM

Very well done BC. As usual these are great boxes.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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#10 posted 08-05-2010 06:41 PM

Great box’s Very clean…

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#11 posted 08-05-2010 07:27 PM

Oh wow, the boxes are great!!!

-- *** the german lumberjock ***

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#12 posted 08-05-2010 07:59 PM

So beautiful.
Elegant design and details.
Thanks for sharing this with us.
Best thoughts,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#13 posted 08-05-2010 08:56 PM

Very sharp. welldone

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#14 posted 08-05-2010 09:25 PM

Beautiful pair of boxes. Nice subtle wood selection. Thanks for posting

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#15 posted 08-05-2010 11:12 PM

Great boxes! I like the wood selection – walnut is my favorite wood to really highlight a piece. Nice tight joinery and I like the bevels – they add a lot to overall effect.

Nice job!


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