Stilt box

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Project by Ryan Shervill posted 12-18-2007 04:43 PM 3486 views 33 times favorited 27 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this for a woodworking show….maple and cherry.

-- Want to see me completely transform a house? Look here:

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Thos. Angle

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#1 posted 12-18-2007 04:54 PM

Holy cow!!! that is a great box.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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dennis mitchell

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#2 posted 12-18-2007 05:03 PM

The cherry sure has aged nicely. Beautiful box.

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#3 posted 12-18-2007 05:10 PM

sweeet. Every element of the box is beautiful and fascinating.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#4 posted 12-18-2007 05:19 PM

That’s breathtaking. Nice work!!!

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#5 posted 12-18-2007 05:48 PM


I really like the lid support. Did you design and make that yourself?

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

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#6 posted 12-18-2007 05:52 PM

Whew! Beautiful!

OM gosh, I guess some of these boxes recently posted will make their way into the contest! I’m trying not to feel defeated before I begin!

-- Paul, Texas

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Douglas Bordner

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#7 posted 12-18-2007 06:07 PM

Ditto that, Paul. Oh well, I already bought myself a Fusion and, I didn’t start working wood to show off.
Must…keep…plodding along.

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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#8 posted 12-18-2007 06:55 PM

Good golly molly! I wish I could do that well. That’s beautiful. I’ve got a new mark to shoot for!

-- Like a bad penny, I keep coming back!

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#9 posted 12-18-2007 07:33 PM

This box is awesome….Love it

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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#10 posted 12-18-2007 08:04 PM

After looking at these two boxes I had to go back and check out all your projects. Very very nice.

-- Common sense is so rare anymore when you do see it, it looks like pure genius.

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#11 posted 12-18-2007 08:09 PM

This is a real eye catching box. It looks quite detailed.

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#12 posted 12-18-2007 09:12 PM

beautiful…love the wood and the legs…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#13 posted 12-18-2007 11:21 PM

very well done work of art

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#14 posted 12-19-2007 02:51 AM

Ryan, this is three in a row. I’m beginning to think they brought in a ringer…. Fabulous

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#15 posted 12-19-2007 12:38 PM

Ryan you are the MacDaddy of box makers. Outstanding workmanship.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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