Oval jewellery box

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Project by Thudbruiser posted 08-26-2010 09:07 PM 1504 views 14 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was made out of a whole piece of scrap hardwood for my Girlfriend. the top and bottom where cut off from a blank block of wood and then using the plans shown a small hole was drilled in the corner of each drawer. then I used a scroll saw (set at an angle of about 2degrees) very slowly to cut out each drawer. then a small section of the bottom of the drawer was cut and glued back in the bottom and because of the angle it fits snuggly.

-- Dave Nottingham England

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#1 posted 08-26-2010 09:51 PM

Delightfully different from most of the boxes on this site… I like…
While I understand how it was made maybe a blog for the others…?

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

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#2 posted 08-26-2010 09:51 PM

Done on the bandsaw? I like the double hinged doors.


btw.. Welcome to LumberJocks.

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#3 posted 08-26-2010 09:58 PM

Quite nice.

Can you describe how you made the openings in the drawers?

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#4 posted 08-26-2010 11:50 PM

Very cool!!!!!!!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#5 posted 08-27-2010 02:02 AM

How cool is that? Very!


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#6 posted 08-27-2010 02:06 AM

Love the design. Came out great. Thanks for sharing and welcome to LJ.

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#7 posted 08-27-2010 02:48 AM

There’s another one for my favorites file.

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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#8 posted 08-27-2010 06:04 AM

Nice box, great job.

-- Tom D

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#9 posted 08-27-2010 09:59 AM

Thats a great design, I was thinking about something similar but that is as far as I got with it! :-)
Looks good.

-- Theresa,

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#10 posted 08-27-2010 07:34 PM

Another beautiful project

I like the design It’s very different from others bandsawbox

Have a nice day

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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#11 posted 08-30-2010 01:17 AM

Indeed, I also like it a lot. Thanks for sharing!

-- Thomas - Pondering the inclusion of woodworking into physics and chemistry classes...

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