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Project by lukeray22 posted 397 days ago 1681 views 2 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this last Christmas with the tools that my wife bought me. It was made with only hand tools. A box made with hand tools for hand tool.





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jap

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#1 posted 397 days ago

Great first project, and welcome to Lumberjocks

-- Joel

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theoldfart

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#2 posted 397 days ago

Good first project and nice job on dovetails. Noticed the radio; isn’t it great to be able to listen to music while you work on your project! Welcome to Lumberjocks.
Kevin

-- "Aged flatus, I heard that some one has already blown out your mortise." THE Surgeon ……………………………………. Kevin

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Jamie Speirs

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#3 posted 397 days ago

Luke glad your back at some woodworking
Good return project I look forward to your next project
Welcome to LJ’s

James

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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lukeray22

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#4 posted 397 days ago

Thanks guys. I always look forward to the country countdown every Saturday

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Dallas

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#5 posted 397 days ago

Great work! Now, get busy and make something for the wife so she’ll get you more tools!

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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TomTinkerSum

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#6 posted 397 days ago

Glad to hear another one is back in the shop. Nice chisel box. Welcome to LumberJocks!!

-- If a woodchuck could chuck wood, he's probably not a Lumberjock --

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clafollett

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#7 posted 397 days ago

Nice job! That’s a great little chisel box. I have that same set of chisels. Makes me want to build something similar. :)

-- Don't mind me, I'm just soaking up knowledge

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NormG

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#8 posted 397 days ago

Welcome and great project

-- Norman

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Jim55

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#9 posted 397 days ago

Welcome back to it. That’s a nicely rendered case, especially after a many year long hiatus! :)

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sharad

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#10 posted 396 days ago

Congratulations for using hand tools for the chisel box. Your skill can be seen only when you use hand tools. You have made a very nice box.

Sharad

-- “If someone feels that they had never made a mistake in their life, then it means they have never tried a new thing in their life”.-Albert Einstein

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Monte Pittman

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#11 posted 396 days ago

Very nice job

Welcome to LumberJocks

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

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workerinwood

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#12 posted 396 days ago

Well done!! Great job, welcome to LJ’s.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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jaykaypur

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#13 posted 395 days ago

A real beauty! Nice job and welcome aboard.

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

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lukeray22

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#14 posted 395 days ago

Thanks everyone!

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josh

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#15 posted 395 days ago

Get at that woodworking thing and let’s see some more!

-- Josh; Former Pennsylvanian, current Coloradan

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