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Birch and Walnut Keepsake Box

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Project by kdc68 posted 09-21-2019 10:21 AM 526 views 6 times favorited 30 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This one is made from solid birch, walnut, and a birch veneered bottom panel. Features laminated construction that gives the box joints a unique look. Also the lid is hinged by 1/8” brass pins. Finished in satin lacquer, and is lined in ruby red velvet.

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once





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recycle1943

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#1 posted 09-21-2019 10:45 AM

nice contrast – the birch appears to be curly

-- 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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kdc68

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#2 posted 09-21-2019 11:04 AM

Thanks and yes there is some curl (flame) in the birch.

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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Tom Regnier

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#3 posted 09-21-2019 11:08 AM

Lots of nice things on this box. I like the cut out on the bottoms of the 4 sides…little things like that can make all the difference visually…nice work!

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kdc68

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#4 posted 09-21-2019 11:20 AM



Lots of nice things on this box. I like the cut out on the bottoms of the 4 sides…little things like that can make all the difference visually…nice work!

- Tom Regnier

Thanks for the compliment!

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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Peteybadboy

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#5 posted 09-21-2019 11:22 AM

I like the lamenated box joint! Overall a very nice box

-- Petey

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kdc68

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#6 posted 09-21-2019 11:23 AM



I like the lamenated box joint! Overall a very nice box

- Peteybadboy

Thanks Petey!

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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drewpy

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#7 posted 09-21-2019 11:53 AM

Spectacular. I really like the look of the laminated dox joint.

-- Drew -- "The greatest wealth is health".

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kdc68

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#8 posted 09-21-2019 12:02 PM



Spectacular. I really like the look of the laminated dox joint.

- drewpy

Thanks Drew!

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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doubleDD

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#9 posted 09-21-2019 12:47 PM

Slick looking box kdc. The walnut and birch go together well.

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

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kdc68

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#10 posted 09-21-2019 12:50 PM



Slick looking box kdc. The walnut and birch go together well.

- doubleDD

Thanks Dave !

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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MrWolfe

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#11 posted 09-21-2019 12:55 PM

Beautiful build and the box joints are really accentuated with the lamination.
Great Box!
Jon

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kdc68

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#12 posted 09-21-2019 01:24 PM



Beautiful build and the box joints are really accentuated with the lamination.
Great Box!
Jon

- MrWolfe

Thanks Jon !

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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wildwoodbybrianjohns

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#13 posted 09-21-2019 01:25 PM

Awesome idea to accentuate the box joints, very attractive, and original. Havent seen that before.

-- Wildwood by Brian Johns: It is wiser to find out, than to suppose (S. Clemens)

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kdc68

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#14 posted 09-21-2019 01:26 PM



Awesome idea to accentuate the box joints, very attractive, and original. Havent seen that before.

- wildwoodbybrianjohns

Thanks Brian!

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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Dennis Zongker

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#15 posted 09-21-2019 02:22 PM

Beautiful Box, Clean and Crisp!!!

-- Dennis Zongker

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