Triangle Box

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Project by jaykaypur posted 02-12-2013 01:26 AM 2314 views 4 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box is made out of curly maple and black walnut. It measures 8 1/2”L on all three sides and stands 4 1/2” tall. The diamond feet/legs are 2” tall and were fun to cut on the bandsaw. This box gave me more head-aches than I thought possible but it turned out okay in the end. It’s rubbed/wet-sanded with Howards wax and buffed up real good. Thanks for the looks and comments.

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

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#1 posted 02-12-2013 01:31 AM

What a unique box design. I like the triangle feet, it gives it a different look. Nice wood selection.

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#2 posted 02-12-2013 01:40 AM

I like the contrasts and the feet!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#3 posted 02-12-2013 01:49 AM

This is really nice Jay!! Love all aspects of it; the design, the contrast, those inlays, everything!

A winner!!

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#4 posted 02-12-2013 03:15 AM

Beautiful box, very unique.

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#5 posted 02-12-2013 03:17 AM

Turned out really nice

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

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#6 posted 02-12-2013 06:54 AM

This is amazing,great job.

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#7 posted 02-12-2013 08:40 AM

That look very nice….great work..or play

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#8 posted 02-12-2013 10:48 AM

What a cool little box. Nicely done.

-- JoeyG ~~~

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#9 posted 02-12-2013 12:22 PM

This is very original and I always love the combo of Maple and Black Walnut. Cool design!

-- "Always continue to learn, laugh and share!" JJW

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#10 posted 02-12-2013 01:20 PM

Sharp looking box, the angles and contrast.
Very different, I like it.

-- If I can do it, so can you.

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#11 posted 02-12-2013 02:31 PM

Pretty kool. I like how you did the feet also

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#12 posted 02-12-2013 06:06 PM

Hello Jaykaypur

This type of box is very unique

I like it

Thanks for sharing

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#13 posted 02-12-2013 11:40 PM

another great job
all the thoughts and efforts SHOW
top is magnificent

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#14 posted 02-13-2013 02:23 AM

Very nice Jay
I like this triangle box shape a lot and have experimented with it also.
They are harder to get just right and you did a wonderful job on this one !
Walnut and maple do make a nice contrasting combination .

-- Kiefer

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#15 posted 02-13-2013 09:36 PM

A unique and beautiful box, and that’s thinking out of the box!


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