Walnut Watch Box

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Project by WoodHoppa posted 12-27-2013 10:20 PM 2208 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box was designed to fit 20 watches, each wrapped around a small pillow. It is about 16 by 20 inches and 4 inches deep. The dividers are lap joint slats. The dovetails are hand cut and the finish is wet sanded poly. The knob was turned on the lathe and inserted into a forstner slot on the front of the box, screwed from behind. The top is bookmatched.

-- Mike Harman, WoodHoppa

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#1 posted 12-27-2013 11:55 PM

Looks great !

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#2 posted 12-28-2013 01:19 AM

Very nice looking watch box! Would be nice to have a box like that—and be able to stock it with 20 watches!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#3 posted 12-28-2013 02:27 AM

Great looking box. I really like the book matched top and dovetails.

-- Andy, Waxahachie, Tx.

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#4 posted 12-28-2013 01:03 PM

beautiful and elegant looking.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#5 posted 12-28-2013 07:26 PM

Very nice job, beautiful wood! Thanks for your compliment on my Cherry Rocker..

-- David, Norwood Mass,

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