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Project by Woodworking8 posted 08-01-2012 12:23 AM 1466 views 4 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Box body meade of Zebra wood. Top and bottom are figured maple. Double/double dovetails are walnut and maple. Inlay is bubinga and ebonized maple. Wooden hinges are walnut.





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#1 posted 08-01-2012 12:33 AM

Very nice. I like the dovetail effect.

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#2 posted 08-01-2012 12:43 AM

Very fancy box and VERY fancy wood.

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#3 posted 08-01-2012 12:51 AM

Classy!

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#4 posted 08-01-2012 12:54 AM

Very nicely done, with outstanding wood choices.

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#5 posted 08-01-2012 01:22 AM

That is a really gool looking box and the quilted maple really stands out. The double dovetails are classic.

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#6 posted 08-01-2012 01:52 AM

Did you stain the Zebrawood ?

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#7 posted 08-01-2012 02:06 AM

Nice job. What Incra positioner are you using? I made a couple of “trinket Boxes” and I have a few questions for you.

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#8 posted 08-01-2012 02:09 AM

Very Nice, a great job.

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#9 posted 08-01-2012 02:38 AM

Beautiful~

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#10 posted 08-01-2012 03:13 AM

Very attention grabbing, especially the top.

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#11 posted 08-01-2012 05:57 AM

Good selection of wood, Hinges is superb, double dovetail is perfect and finish is excellent. I want more…
Thanks for posting.

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#12 posted 08-01-2012 12:44 PM

Very nice

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#13 posted 08-01-2012 03:47 PM

WW8, welcome to Lumber Jocks. Looks like you have all the tools and techniques needed to do nice work. I see inlays, joinery, use of exotic woods, wooden hinges and an array of skills and materials.

Just a note, it helps the lookers in Lumberland to get a fix on your project if you include the dimensions in your posts. Keep boxing and keep posting.

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#14 posted 08-02-2012 05:27 AM

Dusty56 – no staining on any of the wood other than the ebonized maple horse inlay.

Sonnyr – I have a twin linear on my router table. Glad to answer any questions I can.

I am new to this site – how does one respond directly to comments where questions are posed?

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#15 posted 08-03-2012 03:18 PM

Nice work
Thanks for posting

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