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Project by nakedjoinery posted 05-14-2013 01:12 AM 655 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These boxes have been sitting on my work bench long enough, so I decided to finish them. I got delayed making jigs. Not a bad thing. The first is quartersawn sycamore and walnut with padauk splines and inlays. It was the panel from my first maquetry attempt. The second is walnut crotch lid and walnut frame with pallet wood hinges

-- mike c





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#1 posted 05-14-2013 02:06 AM

Totally unique.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 05-14-2013 02:56 AM

The box-top in the first picture is fantastic !!

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#3 posted 05-14-2013 08:18 AM

Very nice.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#4 posted 05-14-2013 06:20 PM

Great job sir

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

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#5 posted 05-15-2013 01:08 AM

Holy cow! Beautiful woods, marquetry, bridle joints, and even wooden hinges. You have demonstrated a lot of woodworking skills with these!

Way to go Mike!

I still don’t have a clue what that pallet wood is (but it made great hinges!)

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

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