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Project by kiefer posted 02-04-2016 12:42 AM 3532 views 19 times favorited 46 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My latest box design and different from previous boxes that I have posted ,the thought on this one was a contemporary design .
I am a bit tired of straight sides so this one is a seven degree angle for the sides and applied corner trim and a tray to match with a lift handle that follows the exterior of the box .I did not bother with dividers as most of the boxes will be used for different purposes and dividers would just be frustration .
The box is made from hard maple and American walnut for the trim , hinges are SOSS 10mm barrel hinges and the tray and box bottom are lined with burgundy velvet sown to poster board and finishedd with lacquer .
The size is 11” W x 7 1/2” D x 5” H

Enjoy and thanks for taking a look !
Comments always welcome .


-- Kiefer

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#1 posted 02-04-2016 12:46 AM

Nice box. I like it a lot.
Nice details through out, but the maple keeps it simple too.


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#2 posted 02-04-2016 12:46 AM

Beautiful change up kiefer!

-- "My god has more wood than your god" ... G. Carlin.

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#3 posted 02-04-2016 12:47 AM

Very nice design and execution.

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#4 posted 02-04-2016 12:50 AM

Beautiful box. This one goes in my favorites. I sure hope to steal this one. You made my day, Thanks.

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#5 posted 02-04-2016 12:56 AM

Nice Lines, Beautiful design!

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#6 posted 02-04-2016 12:57 AM

Another masterpiece! I like the wood combo, and the angled sides with the corner accents. This box has a simpler elegance about it!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#8 posted 02-04-2016 01:40 AM

I like it very much Klaus. Nicely done on the design. I tip my hat to you.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#9 posted 02-04-2016 01:40 AM


You just keep raising the bar. Amazing. I only hope I can somehow catch up. Thanks for sharing.

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#10 posted 02-04-2016 01:43 AM

Another eye catcher, great style.

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#11 posted 02-04-2016 01:43 AM


I’m looking at this new box, and looking again at the delicate touches. Elegant! Especially the integration of the handle with the sides.

I’m also curious about the feet?

Another Top Three for sure!

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#12 posted 02-04-2016 01:54 AM

Absolutely outstanding – design and integration is top notch
Kudos over and over

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#13 posted 02-04-2016 02:18 AM

I really like this one, Klaus. It’s beautiful, has great detail but has a simple elegance. Home run buddy!!

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#14 posted 02-04-2016 02:40 AM

Looks awesome!

-- If you want it to take longer and cost more, get into woodworking. It's worth every second and every penny because nothing, is more rewarding than creating something with your own two hands.

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#15 posted 02-04-2016 03:30 AM

Another winner!

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