memory box

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Project by jjempson posted 401 days ago 717 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

a wee box made for a wee baby
i used ceder as it was aromatic and light weight
the main moulding was done (pic 4 ) using a chop saw with depth stop and a health amount of stupidity for good measure…
took a day to make…(8 hours ish)
letters and dates i used a scalple which i sharpened even further….

-- jjempson

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#1 posted 401 days ago

The coved sides & the feet are nice details.

Thanks for sharing.

Bill in MI

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#2 posted 401 days ago

A very nice box it’s sure to become a family treasure. Great job on the lettering too.

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#3 posted 400 days ago

Beautiful box, the coved side are great…well done.

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

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#4 posted 398 days ago

It looks great, like the design especially the curved corners and the feet. Well done!

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#5 posted 398 days ago

it was intresting to do the curved sides….especialy with a chopsaw….its not the safest method….but you et good results if you only have limited tooling

-- jjempson

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