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Project by Jonathan posted 12-18-2014 11:09 PM 1452 views 3 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A sapele case, spalted curly maple drawer fronts and Ebony pulls.

-- Jhopewell, New Hampshire, www.hopewellwoodwork.com





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RogerBean

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#1 posted 12-19-2014 01:03 AM

Handsome combination.
Roger

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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gfadvm

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#2 posted 12-19-2014 01:10 AM

Just beautiful!

You must have dyed/counterdyed that maple to achieve that astounding grain contrast???

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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Jim Jakosh

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#3 posted 12-19-2014 02:05 AM

That is one gorgeous box!!!!!!!!!!!!............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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SteveGaskins

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#4 posted 12-19-2014 02:33 AM

Very nice!

-- Steve, South Carolina, http://www.finewoodworkingofsc.com

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ruddy

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#5 posted 12-19-2014 08:47 AM

Elegant….well done

-- And my head I'd be a scratchin'

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turnkey47

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#6 posted 12-19-2014 11:09 AM

well done and nice combination of woods!!!!

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Kaleb the Swede

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#7 posted 12-19-2014 01:19 PM

Wow! Very nice

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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Woodbridge

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#8 posted 12-19-2014 02:00 PM

lovely box.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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Andy

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#9 posted 12-19-2014 06:13 PM

Beautiful! That is some great looking wood.

-- If I can do it, so can you.

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Jonathan

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#10 posted 12-20-2014 10:14 AM

Thanks all.
gfadvm, not dyeing at all, just wickedly curly maple , linseed oil and most importantly the flash from the camera!

-- Jhopewell, New Hampshire, www.hopewellwoodwork.com

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gfadvm

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#11 posted 12-20-2014 02:41 PM

Wow! I need to find some of that in my logs.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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