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First Turned Box with Lid

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Project by shopmania posted 01-28-2013 06:18 PM 594 views 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

I had been wanting to try my hand at a turned box with a friction fit lid. I had a nice piece of cherry to try it on. My goal was to have toothpick fit inside, and even took one out to the shop to use as a guide. Managed to make it about 1/8 to short to get the lid on with toothpicks inside! Doh! So now its a little jewelry box, lol. The lid was fitting nice without being too tight, but when I added finish, sparingly, it got pretty stiff to remove. With use it is loosening up again.

Thanks for looking.

-- Tim, Myrtle Beach, DrTim@ONeillChiro.com- Just one more tool, that's all I need! :)





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#1 posted 01-28-2013 09:15 PM

Nice!

-- Roger

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