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Blog series by icemanhank updated 12-11-2014 09:03 PM 4 parts 6748 reads 4 comments total

Part 1: Cutting out the frame and panels

12-08-2014 03:24 AM by icemanhank | 1 comment »

I am trying my hand at a small Neil Scobie designed box, I am finding it quite a challenge and thought I would post a few pics of where I am at with it. The frame is Pecan, the top panel is aged red cedar, the front and back panels Redgum and the side panels Huon Pine. I am at the glue up and finishing stage and have had quite a clean build up to this point, and have just made a schoolboy error that I am a bit unimpressed with but I think I will be the only one to notice (or should I sa...

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Part 3: Gluing up and starting to add finish

12-09-2014 03:53 AM by icemanhank | 2 comments »

Gluing up was quite an interesting time with so many pieces to go together at once. I did the ends first then dry fitted everything to make sure all of the joints would fit up square prior to adding the glue and clamping (using the offcuts from the legs when clamping) I have added one coat of Danish Oil but need to get the lid on before I can finish the handles and add finish to them.

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Part 4: All finished now

12-11-2014 09:03 PM by icemanhank | 1 comment »

Thanks for looking at the blog, I know it was a bit sparse but I was working against the clock. I am very happy to answer any questions if I can. The finished box is posted here; Regards David

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