A Robert Ingham Trio Box

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Hello LJ’s,

A while back I bought the book : Masters of the Wooden Box. There were a lot of beautiful boxes but a couple were just a bit more my style. I liked the work of Robert Ingham. After sending an email in which I asked if I could make my version of one of his projects the build started.

It was rather complicated to keep al the pieces in the right order but I wrote on each piece which end was up and the front and back. On the way I made some mistakes which I tried to hide…......

I’ll be making on again in the future, I still like the design but I can improve on my skills.


Walnut OIl

Thanks for watching


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#1 posted 1102 days ago

Sweet little boxes.. I like..

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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Ian Hawthorne

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#2 posted 1102 days ago

Love them Rick!

-- Coming soon the new improved Neat hinge!

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#3 posted 1102 days ago

Very nice! Looks great.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#4 posted 1102 days ago

Nice Rick. I can’t help but wonder if the middle section is a butt joint or dovetailed also?

-- Dr. Ken, Florida - Durch harte arbeit werden Träume wahr.

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#5 posted 1102 days ago

Nice work Rick! I like this very much…. Thanks for sharing!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#6 posted 1102 days ago

Very stylish indeed, well done…BC

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#7 posted 1102 days ago

triplets….. that’s very kool

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#8 posted 1102 days ago

Very nice! I know Robert and he would be chuffed to bits to see this!

-- Andrew Crawford, Shropshire, UK

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Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor

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#9 posted 1102 days ago

You did a great job making these boxes. Look forward to more.

-- If retiring is having the time to be able to do what you enjoy then I have always been retired.

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CrossGrain (Josh)

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#10 posted 1102 days ago

Gorgeous box(es)! Love the mahogany.

-- Josh, Virginia ,

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#11 posted 1102 days ago

Nice work here, Rick!

Any chance of posting a few more pictures?

-- 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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#12 posted 1102 days ago

Great job! Those are great boxes….I like the contrasting woods and the pinned tops. Thanks for showing them to us.

-- Woodworking.....My small slice of heaven!

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#13 posted 1101 days ago

Nice looking!

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#14 posted 1101 days ago

Nice work,
I never knew that design came from because I have done same only that I used miter joints. Well thanks for posting. Here are some of my same boxes. Yours are really fine with contrasting colors on the sides.

Thanks to Robert too.

-- Bert

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#15 posted 1101 days ago

@Schwieb : It’s not dovetailed but i routed a hole and made the side fit into this. I couldnt find the english term

@bert: nice boxes. my boxes are all linked together.

Thanks to all the other LJ’s


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