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Project by toolguy65 posted 11-27-2011 06:51 AM 1624 views 13 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Cherry box I made for my wife a while back.

-- "What do you mean my birth certificate's expired!





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 11-27-2011 06:56 AM

Very nice ,much better than the average box. looks great.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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balidoug

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#2 posted 11-27-2011 02:16 PM

really nice carrier. what’s the handle made of and how is it attached?

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

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toolguy65

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#3 posted 11-27-2011 02:29 PM

The handle is wood and it’s attached with brass screws

-- "What do you mean my birth certificate's expired!

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cdbridge39

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#4 posted 11-27-2011 02:44 PM

Nice basket, awesome work !!!

-- If it ain't broke don't fix it, if you fix it make it better than it has to be.

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saddletramp

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#5 posted 11-27-2011 03:23 PM

I’m not much for boxes/baskets but that is so simple that it is truely beautiful!! 8^D

-- ♫♪♪♫♫ Saddletramp, saddletramp, I'm as free as the breeze and I ride where I please, saddletramp ♪♪♪♫♪ ...... Bob W....NW Michigan (Traverse City area)

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toolguy65

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#6 posted 11-27-2011 03:25 PM

Thanks everyone.

-- "What do you mean my birth certificate's expired!

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doncutlip

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#7 posted 11-27-2011 03:33 PM

Great pictures and setting, and those dovetails should be in a textbook somewhere

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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kiefer

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#8 posted 11-27-2011 05:07 PM

Talk about a clean ,well build with great details basket/box !

Thanks
Kiefer

-- Kiefer 松

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Ken90712

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#9 posted 11-27-2011 07:14 PM

A real beauty, great joints as well.

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

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woodsliver

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#10 posted 11-28-2011 03:13 AM

Nice take on a box / basket. How did you bend your handle? I’ve tried material that thin and it always splinters.

-- Now if some of my drawings could build themselves.....

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SPalm

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#11 posted 11-28-2011 03:41 AM

What a lovely box. I really like it.
Nice shape, nice wood, and nice techniques.

Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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B13

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#12 posted 11-28-2011 05:52 AM

Nice! great job!

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wrench

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#13 posted 11-28-2011 05:59 AM

very nice!!

-- J Wrench Syracuse New York

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#14 posted 11-28-2011 06:38 AM

I’ll break my vow, the joints are divine & the screws perfect. Very nice work.

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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toolguy65

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#15 posted 11-28-2011 07:27 AM

vipond33, I read your bio (and your signature) and understand your comment now. Thank you.

-- "What do you mean my birth certificate's expired!

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