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#46 box with opening top mechanism

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Project by cancharanay posted 325 days ago 1428 views 2 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box belongs to the group of opening top boxes. This mechanism is also expained in the blog

In these boxes, I find that working with in inlays is particularly interesting, because user can see both sides of the lid. That advantage, of course, implies more attention in back lid finishing.

woods are cancharana (sides), nogal (walnut in sliding dovetail), cedro y okume

Thanks for looking

-- Cancharanay, Exaltación de la Cruz, Argentina





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lumberdustjohn

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#1 posted 325 days ago

Great looking box.
Thanks for posting

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 325 days ago

Great work

-- 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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jaykaypur

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#3 posted 325 days ago

Very nice work on these boxes. I really like how you did the swivel side box in the blog. Will definitely try it. Thanks.

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#4 posted 325 days ago

Cool job nice work.

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JoeinDE

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#5 posted 325 days ago

I like the sliding latch mechanism. It’s always cool to see how simple machines can be made from wood.

-- A bad craftsmen blames his cheap #$%ing tools

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#6 posted 325 days ago

Excelent job!. Like this

-- Disfruta tu trabajo (enjoy your work) (Bandera, Argentina)

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#7 posted 325 days ago

Well done.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Doe

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#8 posted 325 days ago

Great box. Thanks for sharing.

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cancharanay

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#9 posted 325 days ago

gracias gerardo, thanks to all

-- Cancharanay, Exaltación de la Cruz, Argentina

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deon

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#10 posted 324 days ago

I like that top

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hoss12992

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#11 posted 324 days ago

Great job, love the top

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Fishinbo

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#12 posted 323 days ago

Cool box! Great design and wood combo. Love the opening mechanism, brilliant idea!

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