Sliding lid box

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Project by Canon posted 04-17-2019 12:32 AM 1033 views 2 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Found some rare spalted maple at my supply store and figured cherry mixed with some regular cherry blanks. These are sliding lid jewelry boxes. They are about 2 inches tall and approx 5×7

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#1 posted 04-17-2019 01:51 AM

Beautiful wood. Nice work too.

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#2 posted 04-17-2019 03:56 AM

Nice work, but do you speak with forked tongue… are the sliding or do they actually pivot?

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#3 posted 04-17-2019 04:34 AM

I like that way of opening.

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#4 posted 04-17-2019 12:55 PM

Nicely done and attractive wood.

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#5 posted 04-17-2019 03:36 PM

Great lid design. I love the overall look of this box.

-- AJ

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#6 posted 04-17-2019 03:57 PM

Very pretty pair!

I also wqant to know if the lids pivot or slide off somehow?

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#7 posted 04-17-2019 04:06 PM

Sorry all this is a pivot not sliding lid

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#8 posted 04-17-2019 09:55 PM

Sliding, pivoting, whatever they are different, and very nice.

Thanks for posting.

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#9 posted 04-17-2019 11:57 PM

Nice work, very attractive boxes.

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#10 posted 04-18-2019 01:55 AM

What did you use for the pivot point? Very neat design.

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#11 posted 04-18-2019 02:06 AM

it’s about. 1/8 of inch thick metal rod

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#12 posted 04-22-2019 01:28 AM

Nice unique box Well done.

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