Shaped box

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Project by Piskin posted 01-20-2008 07:43 PM 2721 views 2 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made in bubinga, small drawer at the bottum, hinges inlayed, finshed with a french polish applyed by hand.

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#1 posted 01-20-2008 07:44 PM

Beautiful detail, Piskin. I like photography that shows the corner and edge detail. The wood looks great. How did you scallop the sides?

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

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#2 posted 01-20-2008 07:47 PM

Beautiful design, and the color is great. What size is it?

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#3 posted 01-20-2008 07:54 PM

For the shaped end , I used a table saw.Mark out the arc on a rod , raised the blade as I went along, then mounding planer. The size is 9w x 12L x 12D.

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#4 posted 01-20-2008 08:11 PM

Really cool. Great design. I like the drawer.

-- Happy woodworking!

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#5 posted 01-20-2008 08:23 PM

Very nice!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#6 posted 01-20-2008 09:21 PM


What’s a mounding planer?

-- The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance. Aristotle

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#7 posted 01-20-2008 10:38 PM

Very nice. The drawer is a crowd pleaser.

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#8 posted 01-20-2008 10:55 PM

Very unusual design and beautifully executed Piskin. Was it made with a particular use in mind?

-- Res severa verum gaudium - True pleasure is a serious business.

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#9 posted 01-20-2008 11:41 PM


-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#10 posted 01-21-2008 12:08 AM

very nice

-- Marge, Colorado

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#11 posted 01-21-2008 12:13 AM

Nice lines. Beautiful wood. Excellent job!

-- Peace in Wood ~

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#13 posted 01-21-2008 12:54 PM

Beautiful box – well done.

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

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#14 posted 01-22-2008 12:17 AM

Very unique and beautiful.

-- Andy Stark

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#15 posted 01-22-2008 02:07 AM

nice work !

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