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Walnut Cherry and Maple Box

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Project by MattM24 posted 379 days ago 1313 views 5 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Walnut Cherry and Maple (Not Inlayed) Box is 16.5×14.25×8.5. Its 5/8 thick and lid is 9/16. Half round cutter was used to create the legs and edges. Legs dado with mill. The bottom was a bit tricky to get to fit around the routed edge so I used a drill press to cut out round holes and then fit a 1/2 strip around the inside to lay bottom on.





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Sanding2day

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#1 posted 379 days ago

Beautiful box Matt… Thanks for sharing…

-- Dan

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MShort

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#2 posted 379 days ago

Nice box.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#3 posted 379 days ago

Very eye catching

-- 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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helluvawreck

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#4 posted 379 days ago

That definitely looks nice. The colors are beautiful.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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#5 posted 379 days ago

Nice workmanship and combination of woods. Can you post another picture of the box off of the bucket and standing on it’s own?

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#6 posted 379 days ago

Very nice box, compliments.

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

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#7 posted 379 days ago

very nice box and I like the lines, very clean.

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Roger

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#8 posted 379 days ago

That’s a big Jewelry holder… Very well done. Beautiful! I like the wood combos also

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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gfadvm

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#9 posted 379 days ago

Both of the boxes you posted today are very nice.

You lost me with the method of attachment for the bottom of this one!

Are tops lift off/hinged?

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

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MattM24

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#10 posted 379 days ago

The top will be lift off… The bottom had to be cut around the shaped edge on the inside so I used a 2 inch wide piece of oak and drilled the corner out to fit then took a 1/2 inch piece and glued to it on bottom and dado for the plywood bottom

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#11 posted 378 days ago

Very nice looking box Matt…the colours are great…well done.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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Jim Jakosh

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#12 posted 378 days ago

Very attractive box!
............Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#13 posted 378 days ago

Awesome

-- Pain is temporary, quitting last forever.

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gfadvm

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#14 posted 378 days ago

Thanks Matt. I’m even more confused now! LOL

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

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#15 posted 378 days ago

Outstanding work!

-- PaulMayer, http://www.vernswoodgoods.com

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