#33 drawer box with mechanism

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Project by cancharanay posted 09-20-2013 09:24 AM 1209 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

In this box I tried with mittered joint in corners. That was a great improvement in order to avoid forced mechanism with impaccient persons :-) (if they guess that is there, is difficult tu pull out the drawer without the mechanism)

Mittered joint need improvement, because a new level of precision is needed. (note the gap in the drawer front)

The mechanism is detailed in the blog

woods are cambará sides and lid center, guatambú (pale yellow) and cancharana (red)

thanks for looking

-- Cancharanay, Exaltación de la Cruz, Argentina

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#1 posted 09-20-2013 10:33 AM

Very nice work looks great. Clean lines and a unique way to present different woods.

All your projects look great

-- John, Illinois,

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#2 posted 09-20-2013 12:03 PM

thank you – this is very cool – thanks for the blog too – wonderful ideas

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#3 posted 09-20-2013 02:11 PM

I like it nice work.

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 09-20-2013 03:54 PM

A very interesting design and choice of woods :

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#5 posted 09-20-2013 04:18 PM

Another very nice box—thanks for sharing.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#6 posted 09-20-2013 08:53 PM

I am humbled. This is really esquisite work.I like the wood you used for the top.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#7 posted 09-24-2013 02:48 PM

Beautiful and unique box! Like the cool mechanism and the pull out drawer. Great wood combo and finish.

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