Box swap 2014

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Project by Woodmaster1 posted 10-11-2014 03:35 PM 1743 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The box is made of purple heart and maple with a burl veneer on top. I now have to make six more each with a different type of wood for the grand daughters by Christmas.

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#1 posted 10-11-2014 04:15 PM

Nice, the larger splines and top look great.

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#2 posted 10-11-2014 05:19 PM

Beautiful wood combo! Is this a lift lid box or hinged? Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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#3 posted 10-11-2014 06:13 PM

The top lifts off.

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#4 posted 10-12-2014 01:10 AM

Awesome box woodmaster! I knew some beautiful boxes would come from this swap. Great job! Making six more is going to keep you busy.

-- We all make mistakes, the trick is to fix it in a way that says "I meant to do that".

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#5 posted 10-12-2014 11:38 AM

nice looking box. The Splines look long enough to go through the inside of the box- do they?

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails

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#6 posted 10-12-2014 01:58 PM

On a couple of corners I had them barely go through. The purpleheart is approx. 7/8 thick and I cut the splines on a 45 degree angle.

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#7 posted 10-12-2014 04:19 PM

Very nice box.

-- Duckster, Texas. {Any day of fishing, Beats a good day at work.} Wash your feet and love Jesus

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