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Project by Dchip posted 563 days ago 1303 views 11 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’m still working my way through the 20 or so book-matched box blanks I sliced up about a year ago. These are some of the newest results. The first is a style I saw on here a while back and wanted to try. No clue what it could ever be used for, but sometimes that’s not the point. I included a small maple spline on one corner to indicate the correct position of the top (it fits on at a 180-degree swing as well, but looks a bit off). The rest are assorted frame and panel / solid wood lift top. All comments/questions/criticisms welcome.

-- Dan Chiappetta, NYC, http://www.9x7woodworks.com





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 563 days ago

You sure have been busy Dan ,very cool boxes.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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HillbillyShooter

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#2 posted 563 days ago

Very cool design(s), and very nice build(s).

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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DocSavage45

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#3 posted 563 days ago

Nice evolution of boxes and a good eye for patterns. Like this box!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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jaykaypur

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#4 posted 563 days ago

That first box is FINE as are the others. Nice job on these and you used some great wood combinations.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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bugz

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#5 posted 563 days ago

Great designs, nice use of wood, great builds. Thanks for shareing.

-- Bob, Lewistown, Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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Surfside

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#6 posted 563 days ago

Wow! Well deserved.

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gfadvm

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#7 posted 563 days ago

Some very interesting designs (especially the first one) and some beautiful wood.

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

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meaded

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#8 posted 563 days ago

I like them nice work.

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CalgaryGeoff

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#9 posted 563 days ago

I like them all!. What are the size of these boxes? They do look to be near micro sized to me. Which I think makes the detail you have include even more impressive. Great projects.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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Dchip

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#10 posted 562 days ago

Thanks everyone – the first box is the smallest at ~3” square. The rest are around 4” x 7”.

-- Dan Chiappetta, NYC, http://www.9x7woodworks.com

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