Box Making

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Mark SBD  |  Jun 26, 2017  |  0 comments


With over 40 years’ woodworking experience under his belt, former cabinetmaker turned box maker Steve Altman’s passion for what he does is abundantly clear.

Ben Plewes  |  Mar 28, 2011  |  0 comments
In this first instalment Peter Dunsmore demonstrates a special jig for cutting mitre keys before proceeding to build it from offcuts found around the workshop.
Ben Plewes  |  Mar 27, 2011  |  0 comments
In this episode Peter demonstates his particular method of cutting mitres for the corner joints of the box.
Ben Plewes  |  Feb 28, 2011  |  0 comments
After rough cutting the mitres Peter accurately trims them to size. This video demonstrates Peter's unique method for doing this.
Ben Plewes  |  Feb 27, 2011  |  0 comments
Peter shares a neat trick for when it comes to glueing up the mitred box.
Ben Plewes  |  Feb 26, 2011  |  0 comments
In this installment Peter demonstrates how to adhere burr veneer to the top of the box.
Ben Plewes  |  Feb 25, 2011  |  0 comments
The next stage is to veneer the top of the box by adding stringing and a border.
Ben Plewes  |  Feb 24, 2011  |  0 comments
Peter Dunsmore demonstrates how to cut dovetails keys on a router table.