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Box : maple and copaiba

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Project by rkoorman posted 03-27-2012 05:07 PM 2037 views 18 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

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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/





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Greg..the Cajun Wood Artist

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#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

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#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!

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

Excellent design and execution.

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

Very nice Rick! love the curves :)

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

Nice box. 2 some gravity;o)

-- Rev 22:21

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#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

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#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

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#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.

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

I like this.
Very naturally looking.

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

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#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.

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

Beautiful design and craftsmanship

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#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 now time to work!!!

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

Super job, cool design, great execution

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#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

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#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

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