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By Doug Stowe

Construct your abilities and information of woodworking. appealing containers: layout and approach is ideal for the newbie to intermediate woodworker. every one bankruptcy incorporates a new field layout – starting from uncomplicated to advanced as you're employed during the booklet, with each illustrating a key layout principle:
• Harmony
• Rhythm
• Texture
• Contrast
The great thing about wood bins. construction a wood field is among the top how one can improve total woodworking skillability. bins are fast to construct, require just a small volume of fabric (affordable!), and will be made within the smallest of woodshops. better of all, fascinating, hand crafted bins make the correct gift.
8 lovely field initiatives. This all-new choice of beautiful packing containers bargains step by step guide for construction 8 targeted bins. additionally incorporated are one or layout diversifications for exhibiting off your creativity and including your individual own touches. each one bankruptcy is superbly illustrated with three hundred colourful, instructive pictures and easy-to-follow illustrations.
• carry Lid oblong Box
• Veneered Box
• Finger Jointed Chest
• Bracelet Box
• jewellery Box
• Sliding most sensible jewellery Presentation Box
• Swivel Lid Box
• Magnetic Tower

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Stationary belt sander, but it can also be done with self-adhesive sandpaper glued to a flat surface as shown on p. 13. 6. The next step is important to create a sense of unity in the finished box. A small routed chamfer along the bottom edge gives a point of separation between the box and the table, shelf, or desk upon which it may rest. To cut the chamfer, use a 45-degree chamfering router bit with the cutting edge raised about 1⁄ 8 in. above the surface of the router table. (photo D ) Spread glue in the key slots and then individually on each key as it is pushed into place.

Photo B ) 4. Use small clamps and a plywood or particle- board caul to hold the top panel tightly in place as the glue sets. (photo C ) Make the caul only slightly smaller than the veneered panel so that it applies pressure and holds the panel flat as clamping pressure is applied at the corners. work smart During glue-up, apply a coat of paste wax to the bottom of your caul to keep it from sticking in case extra glue seeps out. An alternate technique is to put wax paper between the caul and top panel.

A L i f t- L i d R e c t a n g u l a r B ox 31 the bundle over between cuts. Not all of these keys will offer a perfect fit. Sand down or throw away those that are too thick, and throw out those that are too thin. C 4. Use a squeeze bottle to apply just a bit of glue in the miter key slots and on each key before it is pushed into place. A perfect fit is one that can be pushed into place without needing to be struck with a hammer or mallet. (photo C ) 5. After the keys have been glued in place, sand them flush with the box sides.

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