or Join Now!
Ambrosia maple with walnut accents. Inside lined with suede. Next one will have lid stays in the hinge. Planning is everything.
home | projects | blog
16 posts in 730 days
Preview this project card
568 posts in 712 days
#1 posted 01-28-2014 08:46 PM
very nice – is the walnut lid in a rabbit or dado ? either way, nice design
-- Dick, Malvern Ohio
#2 posted 01-28-2014 09:13 PM
Rabbit on the bottom side of the walnut.
1513 posts in 2043 days
#3 posted 01-28-2014 09:42 PM
Attractive box. Nice work.Roger
-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)
969 posts in 2210 days
#4 posted 01-28-2014 11:17 PM
Great box, love the wood choice, shape and the feet provide a very interesting shadow line. Well done!
-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain
13942 posts in 1779 days
#5 posted 01-29-2014 01:14 AM
Very cool design with the curved sides and some very nice maple.
Care to share how you shaped those sides?
-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm
#6 posted 01-29-2014 01:33 AM
Thanks. To shape the sides I drew the shape I wanted on the end of the board. Then eyeballed about five bevel cuts on the table saw to remove most of the waste. I finished the curve with a belt sander.
#7 posted 01-29-2014 02:19 AM
Thanks for the quick answer. You are better with a belt sander than I am!
2692 posts in 2166 days
#8 posted 01-29-2014 12:37 PM
Handsome work… Digging this!
-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.
19507 posts in 1956 days
#9 posted 01-29-2014 02:02 PM
This is a very nice looking box and nicely done too.
helluvawreck aka Charleshttp://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com
-- 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
387 posts in 2832 days
#10 posted 01-29-2014 02:31 PM
Very nice work.
232 posts in 1083 days
#11 posted 01-29-2014 10:23 PM
Nicely done. I really like the curves and shape.
11362 posts in 1265 days
#12 posted 02-03-2014 02:24 PM
Looks great, gorgeous wood combo and great design especially the curved sides and the feet. Great job!
124 posts in 1017 days
#13 posted 07-03-2014 02:43 AM
What’s the trick to getting little hinges like that installed exactly right?
-- "The difference between school and real life is that in real life the tests come first, and then the lessons" -- Robert Lang, ReadWatchDo.com
Go to Pulse page »
©2015 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.
Latest Projects |
Latest Blog Entries |
Latest Forum Topics