Men's Valet Box

JoeyG — 7 posts and 3 followers in

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Really nice box. That maple is something special

-- I'm the one with the beard

Beautiful box….excellent work !

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

Outstanding box Joey

-- woodworking classes, custom furniture maker

This is an older project made from Chechen and Curly Maple mainly. I resawed the piece of curly maple I used for the lid because it was just too pretty of a piece not to use on more than one project. It’s about 3/8 of an inch thick and backed with the same thickness of Oak. I then used Birdseye Maple to band the lid. I did not use a handle on this box, instead I moved the hinge pins towards the front a little, allow the lid to be raised with gentle pressure to the back of it.

I am sure some of you have seen this one before, but I will have new projects before long.

Thanks for taking a look.

-- JoeyG