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Project by jakopo posted 370 days ago 635 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this box as a present for my cousin.
It’s made of plywood, the corners are at 45°. I made a milling above for the cover and one below for the bottom. Then I gave it two coats of walnut impregnating and a coat of clear varnish

-- --Jakopo--





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 370 days ago

Nice looking. I like the finish as well.

-- 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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#2 posted 370 days ago

Well done.

-- The common man thinks. The wise man is silent. The stupid man discusses.

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#3 posted 370 days ago

How does the email get into the box? Is it Wifi-capable?

-- Jeremy, in the Acadian forests

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jdh122

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#4 posted 370 days ago

Ignore my previous comment. Thought the title said inbox, and was trying to be funny. Can’t read, apparently.
What I should have said was that the box is nice and that your cousin will love it.

-- Jeremy, in the Acadian forests

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#5 posted 369 days ago

Jakopo, welcome to Lumber Jocks. Italy is a beautiful country. Your skills in English and photography are coming along as well.

I think you have a great start in woodworking. I like this project. You have done a nice job of planning and working. I am sure your cousin will like this gift. Have you considered putting splines in the corners? It will give your 45 joints much more strength. You might look here.

-- Big Al in IN

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