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#1 posted 06-03-2014 09:18 PM
Very nice. I love mesquite.
-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.
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#2 posted 06-04-2014 12:41 AM
Those woods worked well together. That carved/burned scroll in the corner is very cool.
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#3 posted 06-04-2014 01:46 PM
Ah yes, mesquite, such a beautiful wood.The design of the box really compliments the woods you used.
Thanks for sharing.
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#4 posted 06-04-2014 03:27 PM
I didn’t get around to taking another pic before the customer picked it up this morning but the Pecan lid changed dramatically over night. I started noticing that the colors were turning lighter around 7:00 last night. This morning it was a rainbow of colors. Pink, tan, orange, gray and brown. Guessing it was a delayed reaction to the boiled linseed oil.
I made a back up box out of the same board. I will finish it tomorrow and if the same thing happens, I will have before and after pics.
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#5 posted 06-04-2014 03:29 PM
This box turned out beautifully. Congratulations.
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#6 posted 06-04-2014 06:47 PM
Cool I can’t wait to see the changing of the colors
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#7 posted 06-04-2014 07:22 PM
Looks great! The Pecan came out a bit darker than I am used to seeing. But it is gorgeous… I especially love the grain on that mesquite… Mesmerizing…
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