Japanese Carpentry Tool Box 第 #5: The Top - Handles, End Caps, & Lid w/Battens

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Blog entry by ruddhess posted 04-25-2015 04:28 PM 1308 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Handles attached.

Fitting battens for the lid.

The lid with battens attached with drywall screws.

The lid has been glued and screwed and is resting on the end caps.

This one is all done except for the diagonal batten.

Diagonal batten fitting well.

Top all finished!

-- Rodney, Arkansas

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#1 posted 04-26-2015 12:33 AM

Good looking tool box Rodney!

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#2 posted 04-26-2015 10:55 AM

Thank you ‘waho6o9’! I’m happy with the way this one came out.

-- Rodney, Arkansas

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#3 posted 04-26-2015 03:59 PM

Looking good!

-- The Gringo Woodworker,

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#4 posted 04-27-2015 01:43 AM

Great biuld

-- Norman

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#5 posted 04-27-2015 03:10 AM

Thanks y’all! Appreciate the support. I feel like my woodworking skills are improving. :)

-- Rodney, Arkansas

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#6 posted 04-27-2015 03:28 AM

Looking great! It’s going to serve you well.

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#7 posted 04-28-2015 05:07 AM

Thank you siavosh! I like making these things. I’ve started another one just an inch or two smaller in dimensions from some old 3/4” shelves I had laying around (like the first one.)

-- Rodney, Arkansas

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