A box for holding tissues

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Project by rkoorman posted 02-26-2012 02:10 PM 1886 views 5 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch


I made this box for someone who already bought 2 others. the money I made goes to the “Make A Wish”foundation in the Netherlands.

Woods: maple and cherry
Finish : 2 layers of walnut-oil and 1 layer of carnaubawax
extra : handcut dovetails
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#1 posted 02-26-2012 03:19 PM

Nice box and what a great cause.

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

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#2 posted 02-26-2012 03:42 PM

beautiful box with very nicely done dovetails, and a gr8 cause to boot. very nice

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#3 posted 02-26-2012 04:40 PM

Very cool tissue box.

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#4 posted 02-26-2012 08:58 PM

Real nice looking dovetails, great job on the tissue box

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#5 posted 02-27-2012 01:17 AM

You have undoubtedly mastered the art of hand cut dove tails! They look perfect and beautiful!

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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#6 posted 02-27-2012 04:18 PM

Great job Rick! nice dovetails.

-- Worlds Best Box Hardware!

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#7 posted 03-27-2012 05:42 PM

Nicest tissue box that I’ve ever seen : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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