LumberJocks

Unique Cornered Sassafras Box

  • Advertise with us
Project by jaykaypur posted 05-06-2012 11:25 PM 1003 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made out of local sassafras wood that a friend gave me. Box measures 9’‘L x 4 1/2’‘W x 5’‘H.

I had never seen a box like this so I thought I would make one. It was quite a learning experience jigging this thing up for gluing at different stages. I gotta get off this box kick and get on to some other things…...yeah right.

I am getting a little bit better with each box I do though and that’s a good thing. Thanks for looking.

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





6 comments so far

View lew's profile

lew

10094 posts in 2444 days


#1 posted 05-06-2012 11:28 PM

Nice!

Love the delicate handle.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

View Roger's profile

Roger

14859 posts in 1493 days


#2 posted 05-06-2012 11:42 PM

Tis a box in a box. I’ll bet it has that gr8 aroma that Sassafras has.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

View koog's profile

koog

83 posts in 946 days


#3 posted 05-07-2012 12:59 AM

there’s never enough boxes ….only the ones left to be imagined
i love it

-- KOOG plan today...survive tommorow

View grizzman's profile

grizzman

7099 posts in 1992 days


#4 posted 05-07-2012 01:21 AM

this is a very interesting box, i dont think ive seen one like it, i like the inside cover to creat another area of secrecy, and the lid is quite unique with the small lid supports, i really like sassafras and have used it myself, thank you for sharing your wonderful box.

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

View Jim Jakosh's profile

Jim Jakosh

11733 posts in 1795 days


#5 posted 05-07-2012 01:34 AM

Neat box!!...............Jim

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

View Martyroc's profile

Martyroc

2708 posts in 995 days


#6 posted 05-08-2012 12:58 AM

That’s a pretty neat design, and as usual very nicely done.

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

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