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Project by rkoorman posted 08-16-2011 08:11 AM 2397 views 13 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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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.

Woods
Maple,mahogoney

Finish
Walnut OIl

Thanks for watching

-- http://thewoodworkersattic.blogspot.com/





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degoose

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#1 posted 08-16-2011 09:42 AM

Sweet little boxes.. I like..

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

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Ian Hawthorne

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#2 posted 08-16-2011 10:49 AM

Love them Rick!

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Ken90712

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#3 posted 08-16-2011 11:25 AM

Very nice! Looks great.

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

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Schwieb

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#4 posted 08-16-2011 12:25 PM

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 08-16-2011 12:47 PM

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

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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blackcherry

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#6 posted 08-16-2011 01:24 PM

Very stylish indeed, well done…BC

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Roger

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#7 posted 08-16-2011 02:08 PM

triplets….. that’s very kool

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

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hingeman

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#8 posted 08-16-2011 03:02 PM

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

-- Andrew Crawford, Shropshire, UK http://www.box-making.com

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Greg..the Cajun Wood Artist

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#9 posted 08-16-2011 04:19 PM

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

-- Each step of every Wood Art project I design and build is considered my masterpiece… because I want the finished product to reflect the quality and creativeness of my work

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CrossGrain (Josh)

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#10 posted 08-16-2011 06:50 PM

Gorgeous box(es)! Love the mahogany.

-- Josh, Virginia , http://crossgrain.wordpress.com

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Jonathan

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#11 posted 08-16-2011 07:00 PM

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 08-16-2011 07:07 PM

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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jack1

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#13 posted 08-17-2011 01:04 AM

Nice looking!

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

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BertFlores58

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#14 posted 08-17-2011 03:31 AM

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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rkoorman

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#15 posted 08-17-2011 08:01 AM

@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

-- http://thewoodworkersattic.blogspot.com/

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