Oak walnut and cherry box

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Project by WoodHoppa posted 07-06-2016 01:38 AM 1719 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is really an experiment in another way to attach a top the the box. The joints are critical so it will stay in place and align but won’t get stuck in place. Finished with Malik oil poly blend.

-- Mike Harman, WoodHoppa

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#1 posted 07-06-2016 03:17 AM

That’s a cool looking box. I like the way you fitted the lid on. Never seen this one before. Great change up.

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

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#2 posted 07-06-2016 10:32 AM

great idea – thinking outside the box for sure.

I like it but should I copy I might make the walnut corners thinner. as is they seem to over power the box but none the less great concept and execution

btw – I probably will copy your idea

-- 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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#3 posted 07-06-2016 10:34 AM

thats a neat way to align a lift-off lid. Not sure if its the angle of the picture or not, but at the walnut pieces different sizes? Either way… I like the experiment!

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

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#4 posted 07-06-2016 11:47 PM

Definitely a unique way to attach a lid—a great concept!

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

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#5 posted 07-07-2016 01:00 AM

Seems like there might be a lot of wasted space in the lid section or is it used for something?

-- JimInNM........Space Case

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#6 posted 07-07-2016 01:06 PM

This is a perfect-I was actually.looking for without hinges as I could not find small brass hinges in local market. Hope you dont Ind if I copy your design with small changes of course

-- shuja

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#7 posted 07-07-2016 07:26 PM

I like those corners. Congrats for daily top 3.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#8 posted 07-07-2016 08:47 PM

different design ...... is the 1 corner bigger then the other ones ? ..or an optical delusional …...GRATZ ON TOP 3

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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