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Project by Guss posted 11-04-2011 06:04 AM 1945 views 3 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here Is a jewelry box that I made I took the plan out of the incra projects book. I have two more that i made at the same time out of purple heart and padauk this is the first one to be finished. It was a good learning experience. For my first box i think that it turned out really nice let me know what you think

Dustin





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#1 posted 11-04-2011 07:03 AM

very nice I love the hinges

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#2 posted 11-04-2011 07:09 AM

I do like wooden hinges and those are lovely. They compliment an equally lovely box.
Well done.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglas boats he would have given us fibrerglas trees. http://thecanadianschooloffrenchmarquetry.com/

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#3 posted 11-04-2011 09:04 AM

Very nice Guss – great contrast!.

Cheers

ian

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#4 posted 11-04-2011 09:46 AM

Nice work.

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

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#5 posted 11-04-2011 03:57 PM

Great boxes Dustin. I love the way the details in the joinery looks on this box. The wooden hinges really add to the beauty. I have a Incra table ordered and can’t wait to make some boxes. Thanks for posting it couldn’t have come at a better time. This just siked me up.

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#6 posted 11-04-2011 04:45 PM

The double corner post dovetails look great.

-- Shawn, I ask in order to learn

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#7 posted 11-04-2011 04:57 PM

Your boxes look really nice. The Incra system you have looks like it is being put to good use.

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#8 posted 11-04-2011 06:20 PM

Great looking work

Thanks

-- She thought I hung the moon--now she just thinks I did it wrong

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#9 posted 11-04-2011 08:06 PM

Nice color contrast.

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#10 posted 11-04-2011 08:14 PM

Wow, nice one. I’ve never used that Incra system but it sure makes me think about trying it once. Hinges are nice!!

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#11 posted 11-05-2011 12:06 AM

Very attractive box. You are quite handy with that incra jig. I have one but haven’t been able to make beautiful dovetails like yours. Thanks for sharing with us.

-- Mike Sparks - Dear God, Please help me to become the person my dog thinks I am.

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#12 posted 11-05-2011 02:28 AM

Hey Guss, That really turned out nice – love the two-tone hinges….great fit and finish!

I’ve built some of the same from the Incra book and they are always a big hit:

Click for details

Thanks for posting.

Jeff

-- Jeff .... Minnesota, USA

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#13 posted 11-05-2011 04:45 AM

Well done – I also like the hinges.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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