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Project by rkoorman posted 1146 days ago 3772 views 68 times favorited 40 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello LJ’s

Last week I finished this small project made out of maple,walnut and some kind of rosewood. I wanted to try something different for the lid. The dimensions are 100×100x100mm and it has a danish-oil finish. The box was sanded up to 220 grid. I think I’ll make another one but than with 2 layers.

Thanks for watching

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papasteve

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#1 posted 1146 days ago

Looks great. I like the design.

-- Even if we don't know how, we can still try.

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CharlieM1958

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#2 posted 1146 days ago

That’s thinking outside of the box! I like it.

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

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SPalm

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#3 posted 1146 days ago

Nice, I like it.
Gott’a remember that one.

Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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ratchet

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#4 posted 1146 days ago

Very cool design. I think I may try to make one.
Thx for sharing it w us.

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lanwater

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#5 posted 1146 days ago

Very nice design.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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Diggerjacks

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#6 posted 1146 days ago

Hello

A very very very very very nice design !!!!!!!

Beautiful work

Thanks a lot for sharing

In my favorite !!!

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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rance

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#7 posted 1146 days ago

That’s a nice design. I presume you cut the curves before assembly?

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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Jonathan

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#8 posted 1146 days ago

Very cool. I found myself looking at your first photo, picturing the build process from start to finish, figuring out your order of construction.

I’m with rance in assuming you took one long piece of maple, cut the curves on the bandsaw or with a jigsaw, then cut your miters, then glued-it up?

Nice puzzle box, especially with an inner sleeve so that you can actually fill it up if you want to.

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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jusfine

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#9 posted 1146 days ago

Nicely done!

-- Randy "You are judged as much by the questions you ask as the answers you give..."

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Roger

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#10 posted 1146 days ago

very kool. great wood combo

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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BritBoxmaker

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#11 posted 1146 days ago

Good design. Like the liner and the separation line. Fine looking box.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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TurnTurnTurn

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#12 posted 1146 days ago

Great piece of work!!!!

-- TurnTurnTurn

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BuyoMasilla

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#13 posted 1146 days ago

She’s a Beauty!

-- Dreaming of the day I might joint two pieces of wood square..........

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Arlin Eastman

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#14 posted 1146 days ago

I have to agree with Britboxmaker, Awesome Job!!
Arlin

-- It is always the right time, to do the right thing.

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bigike

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#15 posted 1146 days ago

cool lookin box

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

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