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Project by Andy posted 05-07-2018 01:24 PM 2025 views 5 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I designed this box to hold pocket knives.
The sides are walnut
The lid and front/rear panels are figured Myrtlewood
The dividers are walnut with a Paduak insert.
The textured pegs are Wenge
I lined the bottom with leather
This box and the previous one both sold within a week at the gallery…now to make a few more.

Thanks for looking, please let me know what you think!
I also take custom orders for most any style of box, Pen, Knife, Watch, Urn, Jewelry…etc…

-- If I can do it, so can you.





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gashley

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#1 posted 05-07-2018 01:35 PM

Another gorgeous box Andy. Really love the myrtlewood and the sculpting/shaping on the front. You may have talked about this in some of your other postings, but curious how you finish your boxes? Wipe on/spray on?

-- Gary in OP

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Gary

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#2 posted 05-07-2018 01:47 PM

Absolutely Beautiful

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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rance

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#3 posted 05-07-2018 01:55 PM

Wow! Andy, these are looking fantastic.

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woodshaver Tony C

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#4 posted 05-07-2018 02:10 PM

Absolutely gorgeous woods Andy and as always your work is top notch!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#5 posted 05-07-2018 02:18 PM

another beautiful box, very nice Andy.

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#6 posted 05-07-2018 02:19 PM

Beautiful in every respect.

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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ralbuck

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#7 posted 05-07-2018 02:36 PM



Absolutely gorgeous woods Andy and as always your work is top notch!

- woodshaver Tony C


That work is so nice it gets appreciated from one corner of the country to another!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#8 posted 05-07-2018 02:50 PM

Beautiful Andy.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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WoodWorkJosh

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#9 posted 05-07-2018 04:20 PM

Excellent looking box Andy, what did you use for the lid hinge?

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Andy

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#10 posted 05-07-2018 04:58 PM

Thank you everyone for the nice comments!
@Gary, i used satin spray varnish, several coats.
@Josh, i used 1/8 inch brass rod then capped with walnut plugs.

-- If I can do it, so can you.

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#11 posted 05-07-2018 05:07 PM

Andy, Love the subtle design of the interior. I’m glad it and the other knife display box sold. This is more of function meets design?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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mel52

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#12 posted 05-07-2018 05:59 PM

Cool box, and the wood grain really sets it out. Great job.

-- MEL, Kansas

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Mainiac Matt

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#13 posted 05-07-2018 06:04 PM

Very nice looking box.

Love the grain on the lid!

-- It’s the knowledge in your head, skill in your hands and motivation to create in you heart that makes you a woodworker. - Mainiac Matt

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Joe Lyddon

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#14 posted 05-07-2018 06:24 PM

A very COOL mixture of YOUR Sculpturing / Free form and conventional design features!

BEAUTIFUL COMBO!!

Thank you!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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helluvawreck

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#15 posted 05-07-2018 07:09 PM

You have done a beautiful job on this box. It’s very nice.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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