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#1 posted 05-24-2014 07:39 PM
Very Nice Greg, I am wondering though, are the holes in the dividers just for looks?
-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs
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#2 posted 05-24-2014 07:39 PM
Very beautiful work. Beautiful wood.
-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.
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#3 posted 05-24-2014 08:43 PM
Wow, very nice project. Love the marble wood figure and grain. Your skills with boxes are the best.
-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.
#4 posted 05-24-2014 09:00 PM
Randy…Thanks…! the holes in the dividers make it easier for fingers to grab to lift out the trays.
Monte…thanks…the marblewood has such a beautimous grain and combines well with the Padauk.
CalgaryGeoff…I find that the more I sand the marblewood the more of the fine grain seems to show up and it polishes really well.
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#5 posted 05-24-2014 10:09 PM
Bigger than your average boxes. Great that you got a commission while there!
Nice details on the inside.
-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher
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#6 posted 05-24-2014 10:27 PM
standing ovation…its a real classy box, i love all the details, the holes for a good grip and th joinery, you know for sure it will hold..and of course the wood, number 1 in my book…and oh that leather, top notch….
-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']
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#7 posted 05-24-2014 10:29 PM
Fantastic Greg! Always a pleasure to view your very finely crafted wares. This one is, well, I say that about every one o your boxes…. Awesome my friend, just awesome!!
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#8 posted 05-25-2014 12:04 AM
Another winner Greg. I love it. Dual trays and a great lining. It screams quality. You just keep banging out great boxes!
-- Jerry... making sawdust in the Knobs of Southern Indiana
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#9 posted 05-25-2014 12:22 AM
Another beauty! That marblewood looks a lot like spalted wood. The mini dovetails add some class to the dividers. Do you have a smaller than usual dovetail bit or?
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#10 posted 05-25-2014 01:34 AM
What a fantastic box and great wood choice! What, exactly, is the red(ish) material on the bottom that looks like gator skin? I really want to find something like this! What a great choice for lining the bottom!
-- Chris, “as soon as you come up with something foolproof, they come up with a better fool""
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#11 posted 05-25-2014 06:36 AM
Great work as always
-- Dreaming patterns
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#12 posted 05-25-2014 09:55 AM
Beautiful box, Greg! Just saw Marblewood in person for the first time a few days ago. It pairs well with the Padauk. Thanks for sharing.
-- God bless, Candy
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#13 posted 05-25-2014 11:03 AM
Wow, what an amazing box Greg, the Marblewood is beautiful and with the contrast in colour in the Padauk and your sculpting makes for a stunning box…awesome.
-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....
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#14 posted 05-25-2014 01:45 PM
I am seriously jealous of those liners. Man they look good.
-- Putting the "mental" in experimental since 1973
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#15 posted 05-25-2014 02:28 PM
Fantastic work as always. You OWN this style.
-- Brian Timmons - http://www.BigTWoodworks.com
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