Unique Cornered Sassafras Box

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Project by jaykaypur posted 812 days ago 971 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!

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#1 posted 812 days ago


Love the delicate handle.

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

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#2 posted 812 days ago

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

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#3 posted 812 days ago

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

-- KOOG plan today...survive tommorow

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#4 posted 812 days ago

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 ...[''''']

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#5 posted 812 days ago

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

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

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#6 posted 811 days ago

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.

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