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Double Lidded Box

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Project by Dkol posted 967 days ago 2670 views 27 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Walnut and Maple box with two pin hinged lids.
Finish is Satin Wipe-On Poly and later Briwax.





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rmac

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#1 posted 967 days ago

Wow. I really like the simple, understated design.

—Russ

-- My table saw laughs at hot dogs. http://thesorteddetails.blogspot.com/

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BritBoxmaker

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#2 posted 967 days ago

Nice contrast, good proportions, lovely box.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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Ken90712

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#3 posted 967 days ago

Great looking box, a real beauty!

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

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Ian Hawthorne

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#4 posted 967 days ago

very clean well done

-- Coming soon the new improved Neat hinge! http://hawthornecrafts.com/our-blog/

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Kelen

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#5 posted 967 days ago

Very nice looking!

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lorna

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#6 posted 967 days ago

That’s gorgeous – Maple and Walnut is a classic combo like love and marriage!, horse and carriage!, etc.

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zlatanv

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#7 posted 967 days ago

What rmac said! very cool.

-- Z, Rockwall, TX

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Bertha

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#8 posted 967 days ago

Excellent wood choice. I like the overall dimensions. The lid is ingenious and I plan to steal the idea immediately;)

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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BinghamtonEd

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#9 posted 967 days ago

Very nice work! How did you finish this, if you don’t mind me asking?

-- - The mightiest oak in the forest is just a little nut that held its ground.

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RogerBean

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#10 posted 967 days ago

Clean design. Nicely done. Very attractive box.
Roger

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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pintodeluxe

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#11 posted 967 days ago

That is a beauty!

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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jbschutz

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#12 posted 967 days ago

Great box; nice proportions and wood combination. The double lids are innovative and useful.

-- jbschutz www.johnschutz.com

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a1Jim

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#13 posted 967 days ago

Great design I like it ,a lot.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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ruddy

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#14 posted 967 days ago

Elegant…simplicity…a very nice box indeed!

-- And my head I'd be a scratchin'

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JoeyG

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#15 posted 967 days ago

I have been holding on to a piece of rosewood waiting for the right inspiration to use it and I think I just found it. This is a wonderful box. Thanks for sharing it with us. I believe we will be seeing many of these in the future. One of them just might be from me.

-- JoeyG ~~~ http://www.facebook.com/JHGWoodWorks

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