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A Recipe Box with Box Joint Inlay and Mitered Corners with Splines

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Project by KevBotWorkshop posted 01-05-2020 10:20 PM 2297 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Like the title says this is a recipe box with box joint inlay and mitered corners with splines. I made this project for another content creator and even turned an egg (her mascot) for her on a power drill. Full process can be seen in my Youtube video below.

Box is made with 3/8in curly maple and purple heart. For a little more beauty I used finger joints to make an inlay and used splines to play well with the design.

A Recipe Box with Box Joint Inlay and Mitered Corners with Splines.

-- Kevin Johnson, Chicago IL, Instagram - @KevBotWorkshop





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MrWolfe

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#1 posted 01-05-2020 11:34 PM

Cool joints on this box. The miters are great.
The egg shaped button is cool too!
Jon

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swirt

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#2 posted 01-06-2020 03:23 AM

The joint on the box is quite cool. Well done. Cute egg too.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

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wildwoodbybrianjohns

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#3 posted 01-06-2020 09:39 AM

Agree with the above comments, very unusual way to do corners.

-- WWBBJ: the first to compare a woman´s cheek to a rose was a poet. The second, an idiot. Dali

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Peteybadboy

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#4 posted 01-06-2020 10:45 AM

The egg knob is a very cool original idea, the joints are a nice design idea too. Nice job

-- Petey

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#5 posted 01-07-2020 06:42 PM

Nice box and box joints. The Purpleheart contrasts nicely with the lighter color.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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RugaR

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#6 posted 02-17-2020 04:16 PM

Love the corners on this. Want to try that sometime this year when my wood drys out.

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KevBotWorkshop

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#7 posted 02-17-2020 04:22 PM

Thanks RugaR! give it a good practice when cutting for the splines, one of them on the back is not centered, and is pretty frustrating RAWR!


Love the corners on this. Want to try that sometime this year when my wood drys out.

- RugaR


-- Kevin Johnson, Chicago IL, Instagram - @KevBotWorkshop

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