Oak jewelery case

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Project by woodnot posted 07-06-2008 07:48 PM 1326 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The sides are raised panel and the doors are flat panel construction. It is 18” high x 12” wide x 10” deep nad the case dividers are solid oak as well.. It has a slide out necklace rack also. the drawer fronts are 1/2” oak with inset brass handels. The drawers are made of batic birch. The only surprise I encountered was it’s final weight—28 lbs

-- NW wood worker

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Suliman Syria

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#1 posted 07-06-2008 07:53 PM


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#2 posted 07-06-2008 08:19 PM

Really beautiful chest. The color combinations really work well together.


-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#3 posted 07-06-2008 09:22 PM

That’s a magnificent case. 28 pounds is amazing. I would not have thought it would weigh that much.

Is this your own design or a plan? Either way it shows a lot of craftsmanship.

You’ve got talent!

-- Like a bad penny, I keep coming back!

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Callum Kendall

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#4 posted 07-06-2008 09:26 PM

Great work!

Thanks for the post


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#5 posted 07-07-2008 02:01 AM

At 28 pounds, the burger will have a hernia! That is a good looking box, and the pull out necklace try is a good use of the space.

Are you going to make up another one just like it or onto your next set of boxes or another project entirely?


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#6 posted 07-07-2008 02:39 AM

Very nice , Like the shine. I`v been asked several times already about one of those.

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#7 posted 07-07-2008 05:04 AM

Very nice. I have been wanting to build something like that for the wife for a while. I may have to borrow from your design, looks good.

-- Glenn, New Mexico

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#8 posted 07-07-2008 07:27 AM

Yes, this was an original design, and my next one which I have also posted in my opinion one upt this one. the book match fiddle back spalted maple looks even better in person .

-- NW wood worker

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#9 posted 07-07-2008 02:15 PM

Great case! Better find the studs when you mount that puppy! One of these projects (for the wife) is always a good precursor to: “Honey, I sure need some more wood….”.

-- Jeff, Santa Fe

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#10 posted 09-27-2009 06:03 PM

Uh … wow!

Really cool box!

-- -- Neil

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