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Project by dgreen50 posted 04-17-2018 10:05 PM 1075 views 4 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This Oreo pattern is not original with me. However the idea of making it a box was something that intrigued me. On a CNC website I saw a cut pattern for an Oreo cookie that someone had glued up. The detail in the cookie was amazing so I thought I would give it a try on my small machine and make it a box. Using oak veneered MDF I cut out the engraved top and bottom the set about doing the cream center. The top is hinged (to slide apart) with a dowel as the curved surface was not conducive to using a standard hinge. The cookie is about 6 inches in diameter. Fun project and I have gotten a lot of laughs when I ask for milk to go with my cookie.

Sorry for the poor quality in the photos of the detail, but the black coloring of the cookie did not lend itself to being easily photographed.





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 04-17-2018 11:27 PM

That is way too cool. That could be a grease box which would make you a member of the GBOC!!

Cheers, Jim

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

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#2 posted 04-17-2018 11:46 PM

Nice looking box, great work.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#3 posted 04-18-2018 03:50 AM

Vet Nice Indeed & Well Done!

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#4 posted 04-18-2018 04:33 AM

Love it great idea Thanks for showing

-- John T.

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#5 posted 04-18-2018 10:36 AM

Wow! I can laugh in a positive way and admire to that at the same time -very unique!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#6 posted 04-18-2018 08:09 PM

Now that is cool and different for a box. Nice work. I am a big fan of Oreo so no doubt I’d like it.

-- We all make mistakes, the trick is to fix it in a way that says "I meant to do that".

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#7 posted 04-18-2018 08:11 PM

Buying a cnc machine.

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Steve_In_MN

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#8 posted 04-18-2018 10:49 PM

Why am I suddenly hungary? There goes my diet….

-- Steve, Minneapolis area

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#9 posted 04-22-2018 08:49 PM

Yummy idea! Nice detail.
Now we have seen a large Oreo your box Oreo maybe next will see an Oreo cookie jar!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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