*SOLD* Natural Edge Moabi Boxes

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Project by Michael posted 05-07-2013 12:40 PM 2022 views 11 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had to search through my wood supply for a piece with a natural edge that jutted out far enough to make these.

Moabi – box
Macadamia Nut – Lids
Redheart – handles
Padauk – splines
Plywood – base

These boxes are based on a design by Randy Cook in this book:

-- ~Michael,

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#1 posted 05-07-2013 12:42 PM

Those are really cool

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

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#2 posted 05-07-2013 12:46 PM

Beautiful boxes and quite unusual.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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#3 posted 05-07-2013 02:06 PM

Very nice.

-- Todd

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#4 posted 05-07-2013 05:06 PM

Wonderful design! Love it!

-- -- Measure twice, cut once; why, did the wood grow?

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#5 posted 05-07-2013 08:39 PM

Real nice! First time I have seen Mac nut wood I will keep my out for some now.

-- "He who has no dog, hunts with a cat" Portuguese proverb

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#6 posted 05-08-2013 11:25 AM

Very different, and very kool

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#7 posted 05-08-2013 02:33 PM

Oh I know I just may have a piece or two out in the shop to try these cool boxes, very neat…BC

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#8 posted 05-08-2013 08:12 PM

those are sweet…

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#9 posted 05-09-2013 04:47 PM

Awesome and amazing boxes! Unique and interesting design and woods used. Love the live edge. Impressive work!

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