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Blog entry by Stevinmarin posted 02-01-2013 10:34 PM 4520 reads 12 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I guess it’s called a book box, but that sounds like a box for storing books.

More on this project and plans available here.


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#1 posted 02-01-2013 10:41 PM

Nice one, Steve. I thought about making one of these myself, but I always end up hollowing out old, unwanted books instead. :-)

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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#2 posted 02-01-2013 10:51 PM

Excellent job sir

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#3 posted 02-01-2013 10:58 PM

Love cherry. Thats a cool project thanks.

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#4 posted 02-01-2013 11:04 PM

fun project Steve good build and cool design.

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#5 posted 02-01-2013 11:11 PM

Love it!!!

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#6 posted 02-02-2013 12:04 AM

Hi, Steve! What a nice project! Every time I see you make something I learn something new. What a great way to make hinges. The book itself looks awesome and is a wonderful project. Thanks as always for such cool how to videos. You make it look so easy!

Sheila :D

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#7 posted 02-02-2013 12:50 AM

Another winner project Steve

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#8 posted 02-02-2013 01:52 AM

Looks nice. Might have to try that one.

-- Grace & peace, Chris+

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rance

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#9 posted 02-02-2013 04:59 AM

Always a nice project coming from you Steve. I notice at the end you cut your finger. That always makes the best red wood stain for a project. Thank you for all the work you put into these. They are great. :)

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#10 posted 02-02-2013 05:23 AM

great project steve. what about taking a carving “v” tool to run around box frame , to make it look like actual pages?

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#11 posted 02-02-2013 01:24 PM

I’m really liking the new camera you’re using!

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#12 posted 02-02-2013 01:34 PM

Neat box, Steve. Gonna try that one myself. Love the specs!

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#13 posted 02-02-2013 01:51 PM

great video steve,thanks for the plans.

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#14 posted 02-02-2013 03:42 PM

Simple project, with usually perfect video presentation.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#15 posted 02-02-2013 05:32 PM

Nice video tutorial, Stevin, and as always, with your sense of humor. The book box would be a nice project for anyone to do.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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