Maple Box with Stain Glass Lid

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Project by CKM posted 12-24-2010 12:32 AM 1911 views 5 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

It’s been a while since I’ve posted something. This was a box I built a while back that is a hard Maple box with Paduak corners. The stain glass top worked out pretty well, but I did realize that to give the glass more stability the sides should have been thicker. As it is right now the box is a bit more fragile than I would have liked. Increasing the sides thickness to something more like a 1/2 inch would have been better.
My wife liked the box so much though she wanted to keep this one for herself, so I guess it was a succes on that front. Thanks for looking.


-- CKM - Minnesota

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#1 posted 12-24-2010 03:56 AM

Very interesting. It looks great.

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#2 posted 12-24-2010 05:05 AM

Good looking box. Very nicely done. Thanks for posting.

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#3 posted 12-24-2010 06:40 PM

I like how the glass puts a shimmer to the wood inside. Very nice!

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#4 posted 12-26-2010 07:55 PM

Thanks for comments on the box. I really appreciate it!


-- CKM - Minnesota

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