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Project by knurlesnburls posted 07-20-2014 06:24 AM 1042 views 5 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is one of my most favourite projects I’ve done so far. I recycled some nice maple veneer plywood and used it for the box. Everything else is solid fir that I milled and planted onto the box, keeping the rough characteristics. I’ve never done an arched top before, but this turned out great. It took some time to sand it all nice and round, straps included, but I managed to get the look I was going for. I will definitely be making more of these in the future!

-- Simon - Who needs a plan!? I see something in my mind, perfect it's design, plan it's construction, and build it.





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MakingCurls

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#1 posted 07-20-2014 07:30 AM

i like it, very antique looking

-- Out in the shed making curls

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#2 posted 07-20-2014 11:30 AM

Very nice indeed, I like the way it all came together, looks great!

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#3 posted 07-20-2014 11:34 AM

Cool project and nice work.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#4 posted 07-20-2014 05:21 PM

Real beauty!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#5 posted 07-29-2014 03:35 AM

That is totally cool! Really nice work.

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