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Project by kiefer posted 11-07-2011 06:10 AM 2656 views 10 times favorited 24 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well it’s been a while since I have been in the shop because I had a bad flu followed by a chest and head cold.
I have been in a bad mood and thought I better get into the shop and do something this weekend.
Sorry for not commenting on some good projects as of yet but like I said I was in a terrible mood .
Well here is my latest project and design , just playing around with shape and texture .
Not a very good build but I think the box looks OK overall and it gave me a chance to try out my new sled which has been sitting for a month and see how well it works .
Let me know how you like the design and texture .

Thanks in advance

Kiefer

-- Kiefer 松





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Gary

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#1 posted 11-07-2011 06:39 AM

I like it. Really unique. Really an eye catcher. Wish you had posted a pic with the lid off

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#2 posted 11-07-2011 06:56 AM

that. is. awesome!

-- Made in America, with American made tools....Shopsmith

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rrdesigns

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#3 posted 11-07-2011 07:26 AM

I’d love to see the inside too…open sesame (please?).

-- Beth, Oklahoma, Rambling Road Designs

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shipwright

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#4 posted 11-07-2011 08:02 AM

Interesting shape and great textures. What did you learn from your experiments?

I like this concept. I think it’s worth doing one for keeps.

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

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#5 posted 11-07-2011 08:12 AM

Nice one Kiefer – that looks excellent.

Yes some photos of the inside would be nice.

Cheers

Ian

-- Worlds Best Box Hardware! https://www.facebook.com/NeatHardware?ref=hl

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#6 posted 11-07-2011 10:15 AM

I really like the concept. I think you could really make this piece amazing with a contrasting wood. It could be as small as a medallion on the lid (which looks delicious) or a band of inlay beneath the lid to give it lift. The ridges add an Asian flare and I like it very much.
If this is what you produce when your sick, maybe you should stop taking medicine!
Great job.

-- cathyb, Hawaii, www.cathyswoodworking.com

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DaveGlx

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#7 posted 11-07-2011 11:20 AM

Well, this box is definitely out of the box. I like it. It has some kind of oriental flavour.
I wish you good health and happy days.

-- Dave -

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#8 posted 11-07-2011 02:50 PM

I love experimenting in the shop. That box turned out beautiful. Can you add an “Opened” picture to see the inside?
It looks a little like something from Frank Lloyd Wright—-kind of from the House on the Rock in Wisconsin
...................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#9 posted 11-07-2011 02:55 PM

Nice.
I too would like a bit more info on the build. It seems really interesting and eye catching.

I like it,
Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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Jordan

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#10 posted 11-07-2011 04:28 PM

I can’t figure for the life of me how you made the sides but it is definitely so very different! Great!

-- http://www.jordanstraker.com

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#11 posted 11-07-2011 04:38 PM

Real like this look.

-- Shawn, I ask in order to learn

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#12 posted 11-07-2011 04:58 PM

Any experiment that tells you something is a success. You have the added benefit of an attractive box as well!

I really like the ideas here. Great result!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#13 posted 11-07-2011 05:10 PM

Really nice, kind of architectural.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#14 posted 11-07-2011 06:07 PM

I also really like it.

-- Happy woodworking! http://www.openarmsphotography.com

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#15 posted 11-07-2011 06:52 PM

I love the design, nothing like i’ve ever seen, Thanks for the post

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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