Zebrabox : A BritBoxMaker box

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Project by rkoorman posted 07-07-2011 01:09 PM 1846 views 5 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch


I always wanted a zebrabox. Last week I started on this project. Very fun to do!!!

Wood : walnut,maple and a round piece of coromandel
Finish: linseedoil, 3 layers danish oil


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#1 posted 07-07-2011 01:47 PM

Nce looking boxes. Do you glue up the “slices” and then saw them square?

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#2 posted 07-07-2011 02:02 PM

And very nicely made too. I like the roundel. You also have more patience with hinges than I do.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#3 posted 07-07-2011 02:39 PM

very nice. I like how you did the round piece.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#4 posted 07-07-2011 02:53 PM

At first glance I thought you were entering this in the birdhouse contest, you could entitle this “Jailhouse”. OOPS, I didn’t read carefully, I thought this was one of Martyn’s project! I will say you did a masterful job duplicating Martyn!

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#5 posted 07-07-2011 03:55 PM

What a nice set of boxes! Very attractive.


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#6 posted 07-07-2011 04:04 PM

Ditto on rachet’s question… Wish you had more shots of the process. You have two great looking examples of your tallent, here.
Good job.

-- 'I sand, therefore, I am'. Richard. PNW.

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#7 posted 07-07-2011 04:49 PM

The thin side plates are a good technique too.

Good job,

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#8 posted 07-07-2011 06:25 PM

Normally I make a lot of photo’s of the building-process. This time I just wanted to build some nice boxes.


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#9 posted 07-07-2011 07:17 PM

Great job Rick!!

-- Worlds Best Box Hardware!

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#10 posted 07-08-2011 12:10 AM

How do you do these so fast? WOW, you are good!!

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#11 posted 07-08-2011 04:31 AM

Very nice, great job.

-- Tom D

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#12 posted 07-08-2011 06:28 AM

They look great!

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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