In box

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Project by Tom Regnier posted 01-21-2018 12:37 AM 1079 views 7 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this in box for our office manager at work. It’s a simple box design with the bottom tray being about an inch deeper than the top. I came up with a height and set back distance for the top tray so you can easily reach into the lower one. I angled the supports and rounded over the splined corners just to give the project a little class.
Thanks for looking.

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#1 posted 01-21-2018 02:21 AM

Lots of details that make this a great looking project.

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#2 posted 01-21-2018 03:36 AM

Very nice. I like the contrasting splined corners. That gives it a uniqueness. I built one a number of years ago with both inner and outer rounded corners but I didn’t use splines—that’s a nice embellishment. Is that maple?

-- Jim, Vancouver

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#3 posted 01-22-2018 11:28 AM

This looks great! I look at ugly plastic one in my office every day – I should also di something about it in near future.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#4 posted 01-27-2018 12:24 PM

Jim, it’s just pine with walnut splines…I put a few coats of oil on it.

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#5 posted 01-27-2018 01:31 PM

Tom, that is just pure class. Beautiful work.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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