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My First Box Joint Box

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Project by sgtq posted 12-14-2013 03:27 PM 1263 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made with Walnut and Maple, the walnut board I used had a beautiful blonde streak so I tried to make the whole box with wrap around grain and streak, it turned out pretty good. I also got to try out my new Incra Ibox and made my first box joints. The box is finished with tungoil and I lined the inside bodtom with stick on felt. the lock and hinges are from lowes/ I used pyrography to apply the sapper school logo on the top of the box.

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Ken90712

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#1 posted 12-14-2013 03:29 PM

Great looking box, well done….

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

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Jim

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#2 posted 12-14-2013 03:46 PM

Very nicely done. I like the mix of maple and walnut.

The Sgt Major will appreciate the gift, especially because you made it.

Jim

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 12-14-2013 04:29 PM

You did this beautifully. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#4 posted 12-14-2013 06:21 PM

Great work!

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#5 posted 12-14-2013 08:10 PM

Good looking joints -

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#6 posted 12-15-2013 01:53 AM

That is an amazing box. the design is wonderful.
-don

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doubleDD

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#7 posted 12-15-2013 03:45 AM

Nice looking box. Great work.

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#8 posted 12-15-2013 05:26 AM

Great job

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DeLayne Peck

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#9 posted 12-15-2013 08:38 AM

Superb work. Very attractive piece!

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#10 posted 12-15-2013 09:22 AM

That is an amazing box…you have to be very happy with the box joints, they look perfect. awesome job.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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#11 posted 12-18-2013 04:45 PM

Those joints look amazing, very well made and like the beautiful wood combo and pyrography. Great job!

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#12 posted 01-08-2014 03:57 PM

Great looking box!!!

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