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Project by zdanielz posted 07-28-2018 05:13 PM 1930 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I just bought this awesome dovetail jig and I was looking for something cool to build with it, meanwhile a friend asked me if I can build him simple wooden box for his new espresso machine.. so I decided to build it a bit different..

this is my first dovetail experience so if you have some advices for next time please write.

link to the whole process – https://youtu.be/lb6h6sM5FzE





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Jkeiken

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#1 posted 07-28-2018 05:41 PM

Looks terrific, nice work on the dovetails, look tight!

-- Jim

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torus

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#2 posted 07-28-2018 06:08 PM

Why did you cut the steel plate (3’05”) the size of the bottom?

Cool box and I like the speed of your video!

-- "It's getting better..." - put this on my RIP stone!

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zdanielz

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#3 posted 07-28-2018 07:32 PM

thanks..

I placed it between two layers of wood at the bottom to give it enough wight to prevent movement when i knock the coffee handle..

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Joe

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#4 posted 07-28-2018 07:44 PM

No advise necessary, you did a great job. Look forward to seeing other project made with your new jig. Thanks for inspiring

-- CurleyJoe, "You only learn from your mistakes"

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zdanielz

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#5 posted 07-28-2018 09:49 PM



No advise necessary, you did a great job. Look forward to seeing other project made with your new jig. Thanks for inspiring

- Joe

thanks!

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awsum55

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#6 posted 07-29-2018 04:37 AM

Nice project and I really liked how well the carved letters came out. It looks like they could have been done with a CNC machine.

-- John D, OP, KS

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#7 posted 07-29-2018 12:09 PM

You did a fine job on this box. Congratulations!

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

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mcoyfrog

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#8 posted 07-30-2018 04:59 PM

I dig it

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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