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Project by rdunlap22 posted 02-09-2012 01:49 AM 1549 views 11 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My brother sent my dad a bottle of wine that arrived in stains and shards…I decided I’d try my hand in the “shipping” containers”.





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Tokolosi

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#1 posted 02-09-2012 02:07 AM

Very nicely done! Love the 3d lids. My mind is already reeling in terms of future Christmas gifts!!

-- “There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.” ~ JRR Tolkien

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#2 posted 02-09-2012 02:14 AM

Wow these are way cool wine boxes.great job.

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#3 posted 02-09-2012 02:16 AM

I don’t think they will make it intransit. Please save yourself the embarrassment and express ship one to me first as a trial run.
I will provide you with feedback on design changes if any are needed. We will keep at it, till you get it right!

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#4 posted 02-09-2012 02:20 AM

I am a wine drinker but if I received a bottle in that box I would throw the wine away and keep the box. Send me a couple as well, just for testing the shipability of course.

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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#5 posted 02-09-2012 03:33 AM

Shipability of sip- ability Martin?

-- “There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.” ~ JRR Tolkien

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#6 posted 02-09-2012 04:03 AM

Guess i need to stop buying wine already in its own cardboard box, now that i have inspired to make my own boxes for those pesky round bottles.

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#7 posted 02-09-2012 06:29 AM

very nice…

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#8 posted 02-09-2012 06:40 AM

Beautiful job on these.

Lee

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#9 posted 02-09-2012 08:52 AM

Nice work, Opus One now thats some good wine. We love drinking that one. Have a cpl in our cellar….

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

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#10 posted 02-09-2012 09:14 AM

I like these!!

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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router

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#11 posted 02-09-2012 10:38 AM

Those are great looking wine boxes, I am sure your dad loved it.

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#12 posted 02-09-2012 01:50 PM

Those are great wine boxes. I made some boxes for wine this Christmas as well. Thanks for a great idea for next years Christmas wine boxes.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#13 posted 02-09-2012 02:10 PM

Beautiful. The lid design reminds me of that old Qbert video game. Pack those bottles in some nice plane shavings and I’m sure they will survive the trip.

-- Welcome to downtown Coolsville, Population: US! --Hogarth Hughes

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#14 posted 02-09-2012 02:35 PM

The boxes are beautiful, but that Pio Cesare…mama mia!

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#15 posted 02-09-2012 05:53 PM

Hello

The better box of wine I have ever seen

These boxes give me some ideas

Thanks for sharing

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

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