Tag Archives: lid lift

Keepsake Box Final Details

Let me start this out by showing off the completed box and then boring you with the details later,  I’ve often said “it’s all about the wood” and in my mind this project exemplifies that! After glue up it was … Continue reading

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Monkeypod Wood and a Lid Lift

Thought I’d give a short tutorial on making and installing a simple lid lift in a box lid.  These are the two additional finger jointed boxes I’m making while finishing up the custom Walnut one.  Trying a new style of … Continue reading

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Mortises Two Ways

Well, I suppose this title shows you I’ve been watching too many episodes of Chopped where they prepare the mystery basket ingredients two ways!  While finishing up the last series of boxes I needed to cut mortises for the lid … Continue reading

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