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paul sellers inspired jewelry box

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Project by arthurbvb posted 12-07-2013 02:31 PM 947 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 12-07-2013 03:06 PM

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

-- --Jakopo--

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#2 posted 12-07-2013 03:11 PM

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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#3 posted 12-07-2013 03:51 PM

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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#4 posted 12-08-2013 01:49 AM

Nice looking piece

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#5 posted 12-11-2013 12:46 PM

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

-- Pete in NC

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#6 posted 12-11-2013 06:14 PM

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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#7 posted 12-12-2013 11:50 AM

arthurbvb, thanks

-- Pete in NC

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