Pine Dovetail Box #2

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Project by vakman posted 03-26-2012 04:07 PM 3561 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a 2nd attempt at a previously posted box. Same dimensions but 2 inches taller, and with i.m.o. much better proportioned dovetails. Bottom is 1/4” ply rebated into sides (photo #4).

It happened to the the perfect length for holding 12” ebay clamps, so that’s it’s current temporary function. It is 9-1/2” wide. I really should have made it 9 or 9-1/4, so that 1×10 stock could be used for a lid…next one I guess.

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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 03-26-2012 09:04 PM

Nice box,good looking dove tails too!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#2 posted 03-26-2012 09:49 PM

Nice job on the dovetails, they look perfect

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#3 posted 01-10-2013 04:55 PM

Great job on this box. Looks great

-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland

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