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Project by Tag84 posted 298 days ago 2251 views 7 times favorited 33 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi everyone,

I decided to make another box about 2 weeks ago.
And thought about making something similair as my ’’segemented’’ box.
I have a crate of leftovers from all the 3d cutting boards and they make great box pieces :)
I named this one ’’Inca’’ because a few friends of me associated the shapes with the inca’s architecture.
Woods are walnut,maple,cherry,oak and some hardwood pieces.
Measurements are;
18.1’‘x10.6’‘x4.9’‘
Tungoil finish.

Some extra pictures;

Thanks for watching!

-- -Thomas -





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sras

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#1 posted 298 days ago

I love the design! Very original.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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TheTalkingGrape

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#2 posted 298 days ago

WOW THIS IS AWESOME!!!!!! Great job man this is a cool box :D

-- Tim, Sydney Australia, http://www.youtube.com/user/TheTalkingGrape?feature=watch, https://www.facebook.com/pages/Tims-Wooden-Wonders/1433591433543077?ref=hl

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kiefer

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#3 posted 298 days ago

Cool design ,I like the style .

-- Kiefer 松

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#4 posted 298 days ago

Well, blow me down! That reminds me of one of those ‘relics’ that Indiana Jones might find where you have to slide the pieces certain ways to unlock the secret of the box. Very cool!

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#5 posted 298 days ago

A totally cool and unique box ,great job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Andy

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#6 posted 298 days ago

Great idea!
Very unique and cool.

-- If I can do it, so can you. www.artboxesbyandy.com

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DocSavage45

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#7 posted 298 days ago

Thomas,

I think you hit a homer here! Your previous work has led you to this masterwork.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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Bluepine38

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#8 posted 298 days ago

Definitely different and looks great. A new way to clean out the scrapbox and make a wonderful project.
Thank you for sharing.

-- As ever, Gus-the 75 yr young apprentice carpenter

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Vicki

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#9 posted 298 days ago

That is such a cool original. I don’t know how you can invision all those intricate shapes using so many angles. It’s genius and very pleasing to the eye.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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BarbS

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#10 posted 298 days ago

Wow, that’s an eye-stopper. Wonderful design, with a very pretty combination of woods.

-- http://barbsid.blogspot.com/

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#11 posted 298 days ago

Wow, well done Thomas!

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BTimmons

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#12 posted 298 days ago

So. Much. Geometry. Wow, that’s a really unique piece. Never seen anything quite like it. The aesthetic direction it reminds me of is the Dwarf architecture in the LOTR films.

-- Brian Timmons, Big T Woodworks - https://www.etsy.com/shop/BigTWW - http://vimeo.com/98821147

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Dutchy

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#13 posted 298 days ago

Incredible. My first thought: Inca,s city.
Well done

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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#14 posted 297 days ago

I’m impressed!

-- Time is what keeps everything from happening all at once.

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#15 posted 297 days ago

It’s quite a piece and very unusual. It will be an eye catcher.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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