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Project by LEITH posted 10-30-2010 08:13 AM 1534 views 2 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here are some pictures I found of boxes I made about four years ago. A lot of experimenting! What do you guys think?


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#1 posted 10-30-2010 09:13 AM

Nice job , I like them

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#2 posted 10-30-2010 09:18 AM

It looks like some fun was had making them.
They all look great.

-- Theresa,

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#3 posted 10-30-2010 10:38 AM

Lots of time has gone into one and the end result shows. Looks beautiful

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#4 posted 10-30-2010 01:41 PM

pretty kool. very eye-catching. great projects

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#5 posted 10-30-2010 02:04 PM

Nice looking boxes. Have you had any issues with the cross grain glue ups of the lids to the cases?

-- I love the smell of sawdust in the morning....

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#6 posted 10-30-2010 02:09 PM

Nicely done Leith. These, along with your other posted pieces, indicate to me that you have box making fever and have had it for some time. I’m sorry to tell you that there is no cure. ;-)

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

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#7 posted 10-30-2010 02:39 PM

Not too shabby at all…

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#8 posted 10-30-2010 02:40 PM

I like them all but pic three is my favorite. :)

-- Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

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#9 posted 10-30-2010 03:05 PM

Very fun and imaginative boxes.

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

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#10 posted 10-30-2010 03:28 PM

Really nice Boxes.
The mixes of timbers is nice and sharp.
box 3 has a nice catch

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#11 posted 10-30-2010 04:14 PM

Love the first one, and the hardware on it. The hardware on the last one makes it look very sturdy.

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#12 posted 10-30-2010 05:02 PM

Nice looking boxes.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#13 posted 10-30-2010 05:05 PM

Thanks for the comments guys. To FlWoodRat: I have not had any problems with the tops.


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#14 posted 10-30-2010 05:08 PM

Excellent boxes. I really like the checkerboard style you used on the tops. Looks like alot of effort and time went into them.

-- Each step of every Wood Art project I design and build is considered my masterpieceā€¦ because I want the finished product to reflect the quality and creativeness of my work

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#15 posted 10-30-2010 06:12 PM

These are wonderful boxes

-- Custom furniture

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