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Project by saproc posted 874 days ago 2316 views 10 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

well this box i made because i had a little bowl that was no use nor ornament to anyone so i tried to give it a purpose in life hence the box. that maybe is like the bowl now just takes up more room. made from ash and birch on the inside. finished in bri-wax At least it kept me out of trouble for a couple of hours.

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#1 posted 874 days ago

love the hinge shape very cool looking may try that !!

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#2 posted 874 days ago

Nice looking box – I like the wooden hinges.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#3 posted 874 days ago

Very interesting design.

-- Lidiya,Russia.

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#4 posted 874 days ago

If items like this are produced by you staying outta trouble, you oughtta stay outta trouble all day long, every day!

This is a beauty and very very well done. Congrats!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#5 posted 874 days ago

Another nice box with a cool hinge from across the pond.

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

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#6 posted 874 days ago

Very nicely crafted.

-- Tom D

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#7 posted 874 days ago

Nice hinges and finger joints. Brigg is not such a bad place!

-- It always looks better when it's finished!

#8 posted 874 days ago

Nice job

-- (L an D Woodworks)

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#9 posted 874 days ago

Unusual design and nicely done.


-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#10 posted 874 days ago

great looking box. I really like the hinges.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#11 posted 874 days ago

I like it. It has a rather Zen sort of feel to it. Well done.

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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#12 posted 874 days ago

Delightful box Saproc!

-- Res severa verum gaudium - True pleasure is a serious business.

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#13 posted 874 days ago

very nice, always nice to see wooden hinges, the whole box is really quite nice, box joints give it a nice flair…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#14 posted 873 days ago

Great design, beautifully executed

-- It is what it is...

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#15 posted 872 days ago

The hinges are – inspired!

-- Love thy neighbour as thyself

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