Box with dovetails

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Project by dgreen50 posted 10-14-2017 08:55 PM 1730 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

9×71/2×51/2 Walnut and maple box with tray and geometric engraving on top. The top shape was carved with a piranha cnc. The dovetails were cut with a jig. Dovetail shaped feet raise the box base to give a better profile to the shape and add some depth. An upper tray completes the box.

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#1 posted 10-15-2017 01:51 AM

I like the contrasting wood and the dovetails. Looks great!

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#2 posted 10-15-2017 02:25 AM

good choice of contrasting woods on this piece.

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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#3 posted 10-15-2017 12:08 PM

This is a great box and I love all of the nice details and craftsmanship.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#4 posted 10-15-2017 03:49 PM

Got to love the precision of a machine made box!

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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#5 posted 10-15-2017 05:16 PM

Very nice work looks great.

-- Tom D

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#6 posted 10-15-2017 05:26 PM

Thank for the kind words and the Daily 3 recognition. It is much appreciated

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#7 posted 10-21-2017 11:40 PM

Tremendous job on selecting your material. You built a beautiful box!

-- AJ

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