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Project by steviep posted 12-24-2011 06:22 AM 1097 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These boxes are for my wife’s co-workers. They are pencil boxs that are made from Black Lima and Walnut. I used the Incra template system with my router table. I have the Incra Masterlift with a porter-cable 3 1/4 hp router. these boxes use the double double boxjoint and they are finished with laquer and the nameplates are a piece of black malinine glued to maple and then cnc routed names. The side of the maple is then stained to match the limba. This way the name really jumps out.

Hope everybody is having a very Merry Christmas!

Steve

-- StevieP ~ Micheal Tompkins - you were not here on earth long but left a giant mark on us. RIP Brother





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#1 posted 12-24-2011 08:25 AM

Cool boxes Steve

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 01-06-2012 01:55 AM

That double box joint is kinda trippy .. i like it. I had to look at it twice to make sure i wasnt goin nuts. Nice work for sure.

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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