Unique Cornered Sassafras Box

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Project by jaykaypur posted 05-06-2012 11:25 PM 1476 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 05-06-2012 11:28 PM


Love the delicate handle.

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

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#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. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#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

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#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 ...[''''']

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#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!!

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#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.

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