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My First Pen Boxes

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Project by TDW posted 11-27-2012 10:16 PM 1345 views 5 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I never realized how easy boxes for my pens were to make

-- Tom, Ky., http://tomandmaxinewynn.com





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 11-28-2012 12:53 AM

Very cool. What are dimensions?

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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jeff

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#2 posted 11-29-2012 12:45 AM

very nice…what tools did you use to dimension them?...

-- Jeff,Tucson,Az.

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#3 posted 11-29-2012 02:06 PM

Tom, I like the concept in the oak and cherry design. Does the lid fall off easily even with the angled bottom joint? Is the opener just an angled hole or is it a knob? I can’t tell from the picture. These are nice, simple, useful designs. Good ideas. Another idea just for comparison and sharing thoughts. Click. Thanks for sharing. Keep boxing and keep posting.

-- Big Al in IN

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#4 posted 11-30-2012 03:03 PM

Tank you for your kind comments. The dimentions are 1 3/4 X 7 1/4 X 1. The opener is just a wooden screw hole plug glued on with CA. I made the lid to fit rather close and I haven,t had any problems with it falling off

-- Tom, Ky., http://tomandmaxinewynn.com

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#5 posted 11-30-2012 09:43 PM

Beautifull small boxes.

Nice idear :)

-- Boatbuilder&blacksmith

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