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Project by snig posted 1458 days ago 1425 views 2 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made the outer frames of the box out of walnut, with the inner panels made out of oak. The legs of the box suspend it in the air so that the bottom section can freely rotate to access the nine drawers. On the top of the box has five individual pieces that peel away so that you can pull out the three trays.





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Dragonstaar

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#1 posted 1458 days ago

wow – you’ve put the funky in functional! very interesting and cool piece!

-- Susannah, Melbourne FL

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cwdance1

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#2 posted 1458 days ago

Very cool looking design. Great job

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Chip

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#3 posted 1458 days ago

Great piece Snig. I’m not sure if I would open it, pet it… or stand back in case it was about to take off. I’m into intricate compartments and details and this piece sure fits that bill. Wonderful work!

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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RonPeters

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#4 posted 1458 days ago

Now that you built it, she’ll want you to buy stuff to fill it up! ;-)

If I build a jewelery box, it’s going to have maybe 2 drawers!?? Nice job btw….

-- “Once more unto the breach, dear friends...” Henry V - Act III, Scene I

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isetegija

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#5 posted 1458 days ago

Most excellent work and beautiful design.
Thanks for sharing with us.

-- Not my woodworking http://woodworkessence.com/

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#6 posted 1458 days ago

Spiderman would like it!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Splinterman

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#7 posted 1458 days ago

Hey Snig,
Great design and nice finish…well done.

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Eagle1

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#8 posted 1458 days ago

WOW!! I would never think up a design like that let alone make it funcital.

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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Kathy

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#9 posted 1458 days ago

WOW that is an unbelievable box. Beautiful

-- curious woodworker

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mafe

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#10 posted 1458 days ago

That’s one magic box.
Beautiful work,
Mafe

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

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WoodenFrog

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#11 posted 1457 days ago

Now that is thinking outside the box! Very cool!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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Triumph1

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#12 posted 1457 days ago

That is awesome! Love the design and the craftsmanship is at a very high level…beautiful!

-- Jeff , Illinois Please...can I stay in the basement a little longer, please!

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Ken90712

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#13 posted 1457 days ago

Way Funky & Cool! Way to go ! Never saw one like that , a one of a kind no doubt!

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

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Jim Crockett (USN Retired)

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#14 posted 1457 days ago

Very unique. From the front it appears to be a large insect. Nice job, though, even if a bit off the wall. Must have taken some work to get all of those hinges aligned and installed!

Jim

-- 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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TonyWard

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#15 posted 1457 days ago

Snig

Great design, a prize winner!

What size is it?

What time was devoted to the (1) design and (2) making?

Tony Ward

-- Bandsawn Box Plans available at ~ http://www.tonyward.org

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