Bevel Boxes

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Project by blackcherry posted 08-11-2010 01:46 AM 1598 views 4 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’ve recently posted some other bevel boxes and was ask by several LJ’s to blog a build on this style of box. Here the result of the blog, Made from cherry and bird-eye maple and finish using danish oil and a shellac finish top off with Mylands wax. Thanks for viewing…BC

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#1 posted 08-11-2010 01:52 AM

Beautiful Boxes! I like the style. Not your average box.
Great Job!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#2 posted 08-11-2010 02:04 AM

Wonderful project

-- Norman

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#3 posted 08-11-2010 02:26 AM

great boxes, I like the unique hinge.

-- Smitty!!!

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#4 posted 08-11-2010 02:29 AM

Nice boxes ….....................Schloemoe

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#5 posted 08-11-2010 02:34 AM


-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#6 posted 08-11-2010 04:14 AM

Your boxes make me jealous!
They are soooo nice.

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#7 posted 08-11-2010 05:11 AM

Well, didn’t someone go JUST a little bevel crazy? I like it. The shape reminds me of something, but just what eludes me. Nice job!

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and now time to work!!!

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#8 posted 08-11-2010 05:29 AM

Blackcherry A couple of great boxes. Nice job. A great blog on the construction.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#9 posted 08-11-2010 10:28 AM

Very nice, Missed you Blackcherry Hope all is well…

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

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#10 posted 08-11-2010 02:00 PM

Very nice. I like them. Nice wood selection and shape.

Grabbed some of the photos for my collection of ‘some day’.

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#11 posted 08-11-2010 08:47 PM

Great boxes. The bevel adds a bit of uniqueness. Nice looking wood, too. Good job!


-- A veteran is someone who, at one point in his/her life, wrote a blank check made payable to "The United States of America," for an amount of "up to and including his/her life".

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#12 posted 08-12-2010 01:18 AM

Beautiful boxes and nice tutorial on making them.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#13 posted 08-13-2010 10:50 PM

Excellent pieces.

You guys ,are unbelievable. Endless surprises. Not only good design, well executed, but also a tidy description with photos o the performing !!

I still need a lot of practice.

-- Back home. Fernando

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#14 posted 07-27-2011 04:37 PM

I do not know how I managed to miss these, but I like them a lot.

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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