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From a block of Wood… Round Ring Box

11-24-2013 10:47 PM by whope | 2 comments »

Since I moved and my new shop is small, I decided to work on some small projects. I chose to work on a ring box. I wanted to use some techniques that I heard/read about a long time ago, so I decided that the box needed to be round. Like a ring. Making a cylinderI started off with a 2×2x12 block of Bloodwood. Just because I liked the color. A friend of mine had told me a long time ago that I could use my router as a precision lathe. There are some jigs and special tools to consider on the market. Since this would be a one-off item, so I was looking for something easier. I remember my friend told me that I could do it with circles attached to the block of wood. A Google search...

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