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Project by Fireguy posted 02-05-2012 12:58 AM 2626 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first post in a while. This is one of several boxes that I have made to give as gifts to friends and family over the last year. The box is walnut with a splatted maple top. I used 1/2 blind dove tail joints and a dowel pin hinge. The boxes have turned out really nice and have been very appreciated by those I have given them too. This one will be going to my new god daughter next weekend.

thanks for looking

Alex

-- Alex





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#1 posted 02-05-2012 01:10 AM

Beautiful Box Alex super wood and workmanship.

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#2 posted 02-05-2012 01:39 AM

Nice crisps lines and wonderful wood tones…nice work Alex…BC

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#3 posted 02-05-2012 06:12 AM

Well done.
Roger

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

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#4 posted 02-05-2012 01:38 PM

I love to see this kind of post. Your box is crisp and appealing. I really like how the overall combination of contrasting wood and design details, give this box a professional look. Excellent project.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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#5 posted 02-05-2012 03:02 PM

Very nice. Clean design and well done on the doves…

-- Jen ~ Happiness is being covered in sawdust.

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#6 posted 02-05-2012 03:12 PM

I like it and I’m sure that the recipients did as well.

helluvawreck
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#7 posted 02-05-2012 08:29 PM

Nice job. A treasured gift for sure.
Larry

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