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Project by arthurbvb posted 226 days ago 761 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

It is made of pine/spruce. It is a fun project, costs around nothing and is a good practice for making dovetails. The hinges were more expensive than the wood. There are two tray’s which can be used to store jewelries.
It is all made by hand. It is coated with two coats of linseed oil and one coat of bri-wax. Paul Sellers makes one in a few hours, for me it took me almost a day.





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jakopo

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#1 posted 226 days ago

It’s a great way to practice making dovetails. I like it.

-- --Jakopo--

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bugz

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#2 posted 226 days ago

A great useful practice project, looks great.

-- Bob, Lewistown, Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 226 days ago

That’s a nice clean box and will have many different uses as well as for jewelry.

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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Monte Pittman

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#4 posted 226 days ago

Nice looking piece

-- 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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ptofimpact

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#5 posted 222 days ago

Very nice box, may I ask what supports the ‘tray’ , thanks~

-- Pete in NC

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arthurbvb

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#6 posted 222 days ago

There is no support for the trays, there are just two of them stacked on each other. Both are just dovetailed with a board glued to the bottom

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ptofimpact

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#7 posted 222 days ago

arthurbvb, thanks

-- Pete in NC

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