top opening box with spring mechanism

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Project by cancharanay posted 01-12-2014 11:50 PM 1433 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A box a little smaller than usually, and taking inlay techniques to another step.

mechanism is detailed in the blog

woods are guayubira (structure), curupay (frame), guaica, marupá, guayubira (inlay)

finishing with tung oil

-- Cancharanay, Exaltación de la Cruz, Argentina

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#1 posted 01-13-2014 12:45 AM

Nice work. I like your trick boxes ;-)

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#2 posted 01-13-2014 01:03 AM

Very nice box and opening mechanism. Very nice.

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#3 posted 01-16-2014 05:50 PM

You make cool boxes with great spring mechanism. Beautiful inlays and great finish. Awesome work!

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#4 posted 01-16-2014 10:06 PM

thanks for your nice comments!

-- Cancharanay, Exaltación de la Cruz, Argentina

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