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Project by samiam posted 1282 days ago 1309 views 4 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Paduak, Wenge and maple box with inset dovetails. A gift for my wife at our engagement

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Aaron McCain

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#1 posted 1282 days ago

gorgeous! I like the dark (wenge) line through the dovetail joint.

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#2 posted 1282 days ago

Beautiful box. Love the color combo and the dovetails.

-- Paul, North Dakota, USAF Ret.

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#3 posted 1282 days ago

Nice box. I like the subtle contrast of the dovetail.
Made with the Incra LS system?

-- Woodworkers theory of relativity - the quality of your scrap is relative to your skill level

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#4 posted 1281 days ago

Great job. Apparently the love of great dovetails is universal on lumberjocks. Thank you for sharing.

-- Wilton, Phoenixville PA

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Bryan Herde

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#5 posted 1281 days ago

very nice

-- Bryan H

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#6 posted 1281 days ago

Spectacular in a classy sort of way!

Secret of the dovetails, please?

-- Smitty

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#7 posted 1281 days ago

Yay for double-double dovetails and the Incra jig! :)

-- Holy scrap Barkman!

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#8 posted 1281 days ago

wow this box is very sexy.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#9 posted 1281 days ago

Those double dovetails cool. I have to use a Sharpie to make that kind of dovetail.

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#10 posted 1281 days ago


Sharpie!!!!!!!!!!! Why didn’t I think of that

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