My first box

  • Advertise with us
Project by Gradeguy3 posted 670 days ago 928 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was my first box and was something I designed as I went. I learned a lot about good miters and made a pretty rustic jig for the keys, but it worked. Made from maple (quilt and spalted) and walnut. Thank you for looking.

11 comments so far

View terry603's profile


319 posts in 1518 days

#1 posted 670 days ago

a lot of details in that box..nicely done

-- may not always be right,but,never in doubt.

View Oldtool's profile


1751 posts in 795 days

#2 posted 670 days ago

Sweet, nice work.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

View Rob Drown's profile

Rob Drown

713 posts in 2438 days

#3 posted 670 days ago

It is beautiful.

-- The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools. Confucius, 经过艰苦的努力的梦想可以成真

View itsmic's profile


1419 posts in 1723 days

#4 posted 670 days ago

Nice looking box, craftsmanship with style, You may be onto something, great job, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

View RobertT's profile


66 posts in 1386 days

#5 posted 670 days ago


View pneufab's profile


101 posts in 1685 days

#6 posted 670 days ago

I like it! Great job!

View gfadvm's profile


10604 posts in 1295 days

#7 posted 670 days ago

That’s pretty fancy for your first box project. Love the wood choices.

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

View Monte Pittman's profile

Monte Pittman

13374 posts in 943 days

#8 posted 669 days ago

That’s darn nice for your first attempt.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

View Roger's profile


14177 posts in 1409 days

#9 posted 669 days ago

Super nice for a 1st box. Everything about it is very kool. Really nice wood combos as well

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

View josh's profile


885 posts in 1174 days

#10 posted 669 days ago

nice first box. hec, it’s a nice box period.

-- Josh; Former Pennsylvanian, current Coloradan

View RJH311's profile


42 posts in 929 days

#11 posted 668 days ago

Awesome! way nicer than my first box! hope you make some more.

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

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics :: gardening showcase