Cup Holder & Box

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Project by DaddyZ posted 09-27-2010 04:35 PM 3152 views 5 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Commisioned Piece, Going in Vehicle, Made from Cherry & Unknown Woods. Box Approx 7” x 10” x 3”using splined miters & butt joints, Cupholder morticed together with turnings

Think he will like? My own Inlay Design( I create my own, why buy when you can build)

Finally got this done after 4 Months( I Can’t work in the Heat(Non-cooled Shop))!!!

This Morning it was 46 degrees


-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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#1 posted 09-27-2010 04:39 PM

Nice box and inlay detail. I like the detail on the cup holder too. I think he will like!

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#2 posted 09-27-2010 05:07 PM

Nice work, color looks good as well.

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

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#3 posted 09-27-2010 05:35 PM

No question the client will like these! Great job on both and the homemade inlay is very impressive too. Thanks for letting us see them.

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

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#4 posted 09-27-2010 06:00 PM

Beautifully done

-- Dave Arizona

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#5 posted 09-27-2010 06:18 PM

The box is great, and the cup older is even better!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#6 posted 09-27-2010 07:36 PM

huu some realy niiice things for a truck
I know I wood have been proud of having
such beautyfull tings in my truck
in those days when I hit the concrete
down thrugh europe

well done

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#7 posted 09-27-2010 09:19 PM

Nice use of small and short pieces. I usually try and buy my boards in bigger pieces. LOL

A great design. I like the Inlay stripes.

I’ve got a book on making inlays, but haven’t tried any yet.
I picked up a bunch of inlays on eBay about 6 years ago.

-- 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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#8 posted 09-28-2010 02:11 AM

Very nice! I need one for my truck. Great work.


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#9 posted 09-28-2010 06:13 AM

Very unique banding, nice color combo.

-- Tom D

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#10 posted 09-28-2010 07:19 AM

Very nice! I saw 46* and thought you must be a neighbor. Sounds like the weather here…loving it!

-- Darrell B.

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#11 posted 09-28-2010 05:35 PM

Great job, love the grain, inlay and finish. Very rich looking cup holder too. That would look good in my boat.

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

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#12 posted 01-28-2011 03:50 AM

Looks great!!!!!

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#13 posted 01-28-2011 01:31 PM

wow the box came out real nice, and the cup holder is saweeeeeeeeeeet.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#14 posted 02-01-2011 03:35 AM

Nice job, beautiful wood and eye catching design, man, we have the opposite problem, here in Maine it’s so darn cold I can’t deal with more than 20 minuets at a time, it’s 7 degrees right now, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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