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Small Wooden Crate Boxes 10 x 8 x 4 1/4"

Small Wooden Crate Boxes 10 x 8 x 4 1/4"

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Interior dimensions 10 3/8” long x 7 7/8” wide x 4 5/16” high.
Exterior dimensions 11 7/8” long x 8 5/8” wide x 4 11/16” high.

Keep it natural or select from a range of rich stain colors to enhance aesthetic appeal.

Authentic solid-side slat style hand-crafted wooden crates with old-world charm.

Ideal for gift baskets and product packaging.

Subtle details, including sturdy construction and a refined sawtooth surface texture, deliver timeless style and utility.

The carefully selected wood, chosen for its strength and striking grain pattern, reflects our pride in craftsmanship.

Made in USA

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Fabricated from select grade southern pine culled for aesthetic appearance and structural integrity.


Features full ⅜-inch thick side slats with ¾-inch thick end panels securely glued and nailed at all stress points.


Natural untreated wood crates and boxes look great as-is or will readily accept your paint, stain, or sealer for bare wood surfaces. Our optional stained finishes are low odor, low VOC, water-based, and mar-resilient.

Country of origin

Sourced, fabricated, and assembled in the USA.

Care and cleaning

Wipe clean with a dry cloth. Mars can be removed from the surface by using a white eraser. Those with a natural unfinished wood surface may also be lightly sanded.


Carpenter Core embraces the common sense approach to sustainability practiced by past generations. Our forefathers lived the concept of reduce, reuse, and repurpose long before they became marketing buzzwords. This is how we do it.

  • Reusable design - The nature of Carpenter Core products incentivize the end user to reuse or repurpose them as keepsake storage containers, reducing the pressure on our waste disposal and recycling infrastructure.
  • Responsibly sourced raw material - The southern pine timber Carpenter Core products are made of is locally sourced in our geographic region. It grows in abundance and is responsibly farmed, making it naturally renewable.
  • Minimal processing - Carpenter Core products are made of solid wood. Unlike plywood, particle board, paper, plastic, and cardboard, there is no raw material processing. This minimizes energy consumption, the introduction of chemical additives, and the resulting environmental consequences.
  • Zero impact packaging - Carpenter Core products are sold without consumer packaging and are shipped in boxes with no plastic or needless filler, eliminating the need for landfill disposal by the end user.
  • Responsible transport - Our products are only made available in the contiguous United States, eliminating the need for overseas transport via sea or air. Everything is shipped in bulk using the most efficient UPS Ground system, minimizing the impact of transport on our environment.
  • Naturally biodegradable - Being made of solid wood with no chemical additives, our products are naturally biodegradable. At the end of their useful lifecycle, they return harmlessly to the soil they came from.


Carpenter Core offers a comprehensive lifetime warranty on all of our products for indoor non-commercial use against structural integrity throughout the product's lifetime that is valid for the original customer.

Unless otherwise stated, our products are not intended to withstand user abuse or outdoor exposure. We do not warrant product finishes including natural, stain, paint, clear coat, or other finishes.

We care about your satisfaction. Should you experience any issue, simply contact us to make it right.

Shipping and returns


We ship orders within ten business days, much sooner in most cases. The default transport method is UPS Ground, which arrives in one to five days, depending on the distance from our location in North Alabama. Please feel free to reach out to us if you have any particular questions or concerns.

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We do not accept the return of customized or personalized products unless they arrive damaged or defective. If your purchase does not meet your expectations for any other reason, you may return it for a refund of the purchase price. In any case, please get in touch immediately if you have concerns about any products received from us. We will do everything we can to make your experience a positive one.

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Custom quote

Carpenter Core has a growing selection of wooden crate and box types, sizes, styles, and finishes, but also understands that’s not always enough. With decades of experience in design development and fabrication, there’s a good chance we can propose a quick and affordable solution based on your specific needs.

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  • Sharon McGough

    The personalized crate is lovely.....a fun birthday surprise for a special friend. It arrived quickly and non damaged.

  • Happy Consumer

    Great Customer Service… We enjoyed working with Carpenter Core! The product turned out exactly as we wanted! It was a very positive experience!

  • Melissa McGinty

    Quality workmanship delivery was very quick and Alan sent communication updates regularly

  • Jeremy

    I highly recommend Carpenter Core. Alan was amazing from start to finish on a custom wine box project. He is professional, timely and the boxes are beautiful!

  • Mindy Gautreau

    Long Time Customer… We use Carpenter Core all of the time for our wine gift crates. Their service is impeccable. Shipping is also quick and seamless. Would highly recommend.

  • Michelle Ribadeneira, Schroede

    Carpenter Core deserves 10 stars. They are quick to respond to inquiries, they ship out quickly, and their products are well-made. I've received rave reviews on our branded sample boxes and it's all because of Carpenter Core.

  • CMU

    Great communication and speedy delivery. I needed the box by a certain date and emailed Alan about it. He responded right away, and the box arrived 2 days earlier! Measurements were so accurate that everything fit in beautifully. Great craftsmanship. Thank you, Alan!

  • Randleman, NC

    Thank you so much for getting the box to me when I it needed for my pet Whiskers. I'm having a hard time losing her but the box was beautiful. I think it was Alan that I talked to forgive me if Im wrong about the name but God Bless! Lori

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  • Carpenter Core crates are made in the USA

    The CORE difference

    Every Carpenter CORE crate is handcrafted in the USA using solid wood, reinforced with nails and glue at every stress point. The wood is selected for its striking grain pattern and finished with a subtle sawtooth texture.

  • Crates by Carpenter Core are used for gifting, packaging, storage, display, and decor

    Stylish versatility

    Our crates transcend traditional storage solutions, offering elegance for gifting, packaging, display, and decor. They are designed to enhance any setting, meeting a wide range of needs with style and versatility.

  • Custom small wooden crates by Carpenter Core

    Customizable elegance

    Customize your crates with various options, including size, style, color, lid, and additional features such as hinges, handles, or rounded edges. Add your message or image to make them truly unique.

  • Eco friendly crates by Carpenter Core

    Eco-friendly utility

    Our crates are made from wood sourced from responsibly managed forests, promoting environmental stewardship. Designed for repurposing over disposal, they offer a greener, more sustainable solution.

Custom Crates by carpenter Core.

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We design and fabricate a lot of custom wood boxes and crates so your special requests are always welcome.

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Alan Derrick with Carpenter Core

Welcome to Carpenter Core

Crafted with passion, delivered with care. Every small wooden crate at Carpenter Core is a testament to the enduring beauty of old-world craftsmanship. As the founder, I personally guide the creation and delivery of each crate and box. This ensures that every piece not only elevates your presentation but also strengthens our connection through unparalleled personal service. Our materials are handpicked, our products are proudly made in the USA, and every detail is crafted with you in mind.

Alan Derrick, Owner