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Project by mdlean posted 1203 days ago 1059 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was my first attempt at a children’s toy box. It is made out of red oak plywood with an antique walnut stain. Bottoms and top are made out red oak.





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Bernie

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#1 posted 1203 days ago

Your 1st toy box looks a lot better then the one I made 25 years ago. But I’m curious… how does it open. Where is the hinge. The top piece that frames the seat looks like it would hit the back piece when you open it.

-- Bernie: It never gets hot or cold in New Hampshire, just seasonal!

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mdlean

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#2 posted 1203 days ago

Thank you. It has a piano hinge on the back. However the one drawback is that it can not be set too close to the wall or that back piece prevents it from opening all the way.

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woodworm

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#3 posted 1203 days ago

Lovely box.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Jamie Speirs

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#4 posted 1203 days ago

Looks great

does it have a soft closure?

jamie

-- 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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mdlean

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#5 posted 1202 days ago

Yes it has two soft close hinges inside. THANKS

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#6 posted 695 days ago

Very nice work.

-- Mike, Marietta,ny

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