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Project by dgreen50 posted 967 days ago 2785 views 48 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made from Curupay and Maple. Lacquer finish. Pattern was from Woodcraft Magazine Dec/Jan edition. Fun project to work on but next time will use a satin finish instead of a high gloss.





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cajunpen

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#1 posted 967 days ago

That is really nice. I don’t think I’d change a thing for your next one – you nailed it.

And Welcome to Lumberjocks – you could not find a better bunch of woodworkers anywhere on the planet!

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 967 days ago

Welcome to Ljs
This is a fine looking jewelry Box,a unique design too, very nice work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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DaveTPilot

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#3 posted 967 days ago

Very nice work.

-- How valuable is time to a person who spends his disparaging the beliefs of others? --David Berthelette www.pilotwoodworks.com

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gul

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#4 posted 967 days ago

It’s brilliant.How do you cut the grooves on the side of drawers and legs?

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Armand

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#5 posted 967 days ago

Very very nice box..gorgeous design and excellent craftmanship. Welcom to LJ.

-- My Master is Mankind's Greatest Carpenter.

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DrDirt

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#6 posted 967 days ago

Really love the open design with the exposed details.
Challenge is you have to execute it well because there are no ” hidden areas for any mistakes to hide.

I think you nailed it.
Beautiful work

-- "If we did all the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astonish ourselves." Edison

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Diggerjacks

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#7 posted 967 days ago

Hello dgreen50
Welcome to LJ’s : a fantastic place to all who love woodworking

A very nice work on, this box

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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Ken90712

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#8 posted 967 days ago

Nice job saw this and have wanted to make this as well…. Well done!!!!

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

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atogrf1

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#9 posted 967 days ago

Nice job indeed!!!!

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dgreen50

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#10 posted 967 days ago

Thank you everyone for the supportive comments. The grooves in the legs were cut with a “V” groove router bit flat on the table. The groove in the trays was cut with a side cutting bit with the drawer resting flat on the router table. Made for a well fitting drawer guide. Thx. dgreen50

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BritBoxmaker

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#11 posted 966 days ago

Splendid job. Nicely made.

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

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Milo

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#12 posted 966 days ago

Welcom to LJ. Lot’s of supernice people here (unlike some other list I could mention…. down, BAD MILO BAD….) Sorry, sorry.. ;)

Hey, and thanks for telling us where you found the plans. Always an added bonus and nice touch!

-- Beer, Beer, Thank God for Beer. It's my way of keeping my mind fresh and clear...

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BTKS

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#13 posted 966 days ago

This is simply cool! A unique piece that is quite eye catching. Keep up the good work and welcome to LJ’s.

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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Mork

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#14 posted 966 days ago

Wow… I love “functional design”. Love the drawer slides! fantastic.

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gul

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#15 posted 966 days ago

Thank you for the details.

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