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Project by Tag84 posted 04-09-2013 07:12 PM 2218 views 5 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi everyone,

This is a bit more of a unusual box then the few i made in the past.
I tried letting go of perfect sizes and symetry. I tried holding on to a dream i had, where nothing is normal/ perfect (ussually) . But for me that doesn’t mean they arent beautiful.
The box consists of leftover pieces from my 3d cuttingboard.
It was a quik 3/4 days project.
type of Woods involved are, Walnut,maple,cherry,oak,beech and an unknown type of hardwood.
finished with Tungoil.

Thanks for looking!

-- -Thomas -





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 04-09-2013 07:41 PM

That’s awesome, really unique

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

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degoose

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#2 posted 04-09-2013 07:59 PM

Certainly something you won’t see again..

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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scrollsaw

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#3 posted 04-09-2013 08:21 PM

Very creative and great job

-- Todd

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BTimmons

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#4 posted 04-09-2013 08:34 PM

So…many…glue joints! You must be very patient. Cool design too.

-- Brian Timmons - http://www.BigTWoodworks.com

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nakedjoinery

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#5 posted 04-09-2013 09:42 PM

Cool if I start this now I might be done by the time I’m 70. That’s darn cool!

-- mike c

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#6 posted 04-09-2013 10:40 PM

This is work of art made also in segments. Excellent and accurate joint.

-- Bert

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Tag84

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#7 posted 04-09-2013 11:23 PM

Thanks alot for the comments! Bert While i was building this i had to think of your pattern/segmented boxes actually, reminded me of your work :)

-- -Thomas -

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Spoontaneous

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#8 posted 04-09-2013 11:55 PM

I am pretty sure I have never seen a box anything like that. Very original!

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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gfadvm

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#9 posted 04-10-2013 01:11 AM

REALLY cool use of those offcuts!

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

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deon

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#10 posted 04-10-2013 07:09 AM

Looks great!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#11 posted 04-10-2013 09:00 AM

That is crazy good! Love it

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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harry1

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#12 posted 04-10-2013 01:59 PM

You come up with some amazing ideas and somehow manage to bring them to fruition and this one is no exception Thomas.

-- Harry, Western Australia

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#13 posted 04-10-2013 02:18 PM

This is very impressive. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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BritBoxmaker

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#14 posted 04-10-2013 02:50 PM

Well that’s novel.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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CalgaryGeoff

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#15 posted 04-10-2013 03:11 PM

Tres cool. Great box, it’s a one of a kind.

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

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