Home Project Explore The World Of Box Making With This Easy To Build Recipe Box
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Recipe Box Photos by Jim Sinclair; Lead photo by Brian Hargreaves; Illustrations by James Provost Four corner match Three corner match Box-making is a rich area of woodworking with a wide variety of approaches and techniques.
Combine this with the many choices of woods and you have endless possibilities for box making.This project to build a recipe box will help you explore one set of techniques and see some of the effects that minor variations can have on the resulting box.
Box TechniquesThis particular box design will use a mitred carcase and panel approach.With this approach, the box is assembled with the top and bottom and the lid is then cut free of the constructed box.
The carcase will be built using a four-corner match technique.This will provide a continuous grain pattern all the way around the box.The carcase of the box starts as a single board that's just a bit longer than the length of the front plus the side.
It is re-sawn into two boards.The inside faces from the re-saw operation will become the outside faces of the box.If you don't have a bandsaw for re-sawing, there are techniques for re-sawing with a table saw, but the width of the...