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Project by Per Isacsson posted 06-10-2011 08:00 AM 1044 views 3 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box was made as a present. It is made out of birch and mahogany. The diamond inlay on the top is also made out of birch. It is finished with clear de maxed shellack. The padding at the inside is nappa leather.

-- Per I





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littlecope

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#1 posted 06-10-2011 10:27 AM

Nicely Done Per!! I love the diamond inlay…
Thanks for sharing this, and Welcome to Lumberjocks!!

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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Brandon

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#2 posted 06-10-2011 01:09 PM

Excellent box! That diamond inlay is amazing. Thanks for sharing.

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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#3 posted 06-10-2011 01:42 PM

Awesome inlay work! Well done!

-- christopheralan http://www.projectwoodworks.com

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Jim Jakosh

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#4 posted 06-10-2011 01:55 PM

Very nice box. What an excellent gift,too.
by the way, Welcome to Lumberjocks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!....................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#5 posted 06-10-2011 03:29 PM

Very elegant design. Man, you make some great gifts!

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bigike

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#6 posted 06-10-2011 09:20 PM

saweeeeeeeeeeeeeeeet box, can we get a blog on how you did the diamond inlay from start to finish?

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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Per Isacsson

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#7 posted 06-10-2011 09:36 PM

Thanks!
I will try it many years since I made this. But I will try to write a blog about it.

-- Per I

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itsmic

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#8 posted 06-11-2011 12:51 AM

Sharp looking Jewelry Box, nice job on the Inlay, mortised hinges, and tray, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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