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Project by AttainableApex posted 11-26-2011 04:42 AM 1512 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a box i made to hold all my paint brushes and accessories that were jammed together on a shelf. Now its all in a box that i can easily get to. I used walnut and poplar and hand cut the dovetails and hand chopped the waste out as well. i like the layout i gave the dovetails as i have not seen it done before.

-- Ben L





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#1 posted 11-26-2011 04:46 AM

Very nice dovetails!

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#2 posted 11-26-2011 05:08 AM

Those brushes are “living in style” now ! lol
Nice job !

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#3 posted 11-26-2011 05:12 AM

dis is good yaa ,very good

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#4 posted 11-26-2011 02:15 PM

Really elegant with those crisp tails.
Best thoughts,
Mads

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#5 posted 11-26-2011 05:29 PM

I like it. The only thing can think of, it’s to good just to put brushes in. I have to agree with Woodwrecker they are living in style.

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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#6 posted 11-26-2011 05:59 PM

Great looking dovetails. I love the spacing and skinny pins that you used.

-- Mike, Western New York

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#7 posted 11-26-2011 10:24 PM

Tight tails Wow! Paint is in hog heaven. You are on a roll….

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#8 posted 11-27-2011 02:46 PM

Terrific looking dovetails. I’ve had this project on my to-do list for awhile, but you’ve done it with class. Just cause it’s utilitarian doesn’t mean it can’t look great, right?

-- From such crooked wood as that which man is made of, nothing straight can be fashioned. Immanuel Kant

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#9 posted 12-04-2011 10:21 PM

Nice man… I like it a lot!

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