LumberJocks

Box : maple and copaiba

  • Advertise with us
Project by rkoorman posted 03-27-2012 05:07 PM 1993 views 18 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

LJ’s

I finished this box last week. It’s made from capaiba-wood and maple. The “hinges”is bit a 3mm brass.

The box is 180×280x85mm

Thanks for watching

Rick

-- http://thewoodworkersattic.blogspot.com/





21 comments so far

View Greg..the Cajun Wood Artist's profile

Greg..the Cajun Wood Artist

5277 posts in 2061 days


#1 posted 03-27-2012 05:12 PM

Very nice…Shaping wood with flowing curves always seems to bring out alot of the woods character.

-- Each step of every Wood Art project I design and build is considered my masterpieceā€¦ because I want the finished product to reflect the quality and creativeness of my work

View Betsy's profile

Betsy

2914 posts in 2649 days


#2 posted 03-27-2012 05:12 PM

I really like the scooped look and the extended lid handles and how they pivot. Very nice design.

-- Like a bad penny, I keep coming back!

View JoeyG's profile

JoeyG

1259 posts in 1378 days


#3 posted 03-27-2012 05:16 PM

Excellent design and execution.

-- JoeyG ~~~ http://www.facebook.com/JHGWoodWorks

View Ian Hawthorne's profile

Ian Hawthorne

297 posts in 1402 days


#4 posted 03-27-2012 05:29 PM

Very nice Rick! love the curves :)

-- Worlds Best Box Hardware! https://www.facebook.com/NeatHardware?ref=hl

View Alexey Khasyanov's profile

Alexey Khasyanov

164 posts in 1626 days


#5 posted 03-27-2012 06:12 PM

Nice box. 2 some gravity;o)

-- Rev 22:21

View SPalm's profile

SPalm

4940 posts in 2635 days


#6 posted 03-27-2012 06:41 PM

Nice.
All kinds of little treats to this one Rick.

Good Job,
Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

View BritBoxmaker's profile

BritBoxmaker

4448 posts in 1789 days


#7 posted 03-27-2012 08:18 PM

I don’t usually go for ‘melted’ boxes but the hinge pin has me sold on this one, Rick.

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

View Martyroc's profile

Martyroc

2708 posts in 1059 days


#8 posted 03-27-2012 09:01 PM

Came out really nice, the contrasts in woods was a great choice.

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

View Andy's profile

Andy

1581 posts in 2661 days


#9 posted 03-27-2012 09:12 PM

I like this.
Very naturally looking.

-- If I can do it, so can you.

View mafe's profile

mafe

9690 posts in 1842 days


#10 posted 03-27-2012 09:57 PM

I love it Rick.
Beautiful, I love the wave design.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

View TurnTurnTurn's profile

TurnTurnTurn

596 posts in 1862 days


#11 posted 03-27-2012 10:08 PM

Beautiful design and craftsmanship

-- TurnTurnTurn

View robert triplett's profile

robert triplett

1482 posts in 1858 days


#12 posted 03-27-2012 10:49 PM

Beautiful wood. Never heard of it, but there is still much to know. It goes well with the Maple. I also like the two part lid.

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and so little time!

View doncutlip's profile

doncutlip

2832 posts in 2309 days


#13 posted 03-28-2012 12:18 AM

Super job, cool design, great execution

-- Don, Royersford, PA

View gfadvm's profile (online now)

gfadvm

11549 posts in 1443 days


#14 posted 03-28-2012 12:57 AM

Very cool design. I’ve never seen that wood either but I like it. I’m envious of your subtle sculpting on this one. It adds to the overall intrigue.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

View bobasaurus's profile

bobasaurus

1455 posts in 1937 days


#15 posted 03-28-2012 01:22 AM

Great design. Very unique. I love the flow of the top and how the dividers fit in.

-- Allen, Colorado

showing 1 through 15 of 21 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase