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Round Box with Lid and Base

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Project by Brett posted 111 days ago 469 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a lidded box turned on the lathe. It is maple with a beeswax finish. It stands 4 3/4” tall to the top of the finial and the base is approximately 2 1/2” x 2 1/2”. I stained the base with dark walnut Watco oil and finished over that with beeswax. It was designed to hold a ring so the inside depth of the box is only 3/4” deep and does not go all the way to the bottom. The inside diameter of the box is 1 1/4” and it was cleared with a forstner bit on the lathe. I still need to make the “slit” that will hold the ring.

Any comments are appreciated and thanks for looking!

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16 http://www.TheCrookedNail.blogspot.com





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#1 posted 111 days ago

Nice,the grain looks cool…

-- Jeff,Tucson,Az.

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#2 posted 110 days ago

This is very cool.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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#3 posted 110 days ago

This is very cool indeed.

-- Josh; Former Pennsylvanian, current Coloradan

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#4 posted 109 days ago

I too like the grain of this piece. But I really like how it plays with the profile you gave it!!!
Is this for Mothers day?

-- (the only thing in there she says is...... saw dust) - James

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