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Project by mleedix posted 2089 days ago 1229 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just a small commisioned box. We used Walnut and Maple on this one. Hope someone enjoys the grain if nothing else. I’ve enjoyed looking at so many of your projects we figured it was time to start posting a few.

-- - Michael [..for God's glory." 2 Cor. 10:31] Over 300000 species of trees, yet we take the credit for their beauty...





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Dan'um Style

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#1 posted 2089 days ago

looks good … what is the box used for and what is the logo ?

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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woodworm

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#2 posted 2089 days ago

Beautiful box from beautiful walnut.
I guess it is a tissue box and the logo represents 5 fingers -LOL

Thanks for sharing.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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mleedix

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#3 posted 2089 days ago

LOL! Guess someone didn’t specify that very well did they? The logo is a Watchtower. It was made for a small inconspicuous contribution box. The Watchtower is the earthly symbol of God’s Kingdom for Jehovah’s Witnesses.

-- - Michael [..for God's glory." 2 Cor. 10:31] Over 300000 species of trees, yet we take the credit for their beauty...

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#4 posted 2089 days ago

A very nice walnut box. Your joinary is superb. Is the lid made separately or cut from the box? What you have used for the finish?
Sharad

-- “If someone feels that they had never made a mistake in their life, then it means they have never tried a new thing in their life”.-Albert Einstein

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mleedix

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#5 posted 2089 days ago

This box the lid was cut seperately from the same board. The finish is 4 coats of poly. Thanks for the comments.

-- - Michael [..for God's glory." 2 Cor. 10:31] Over 300000 species of trees, yet we take the credit for their beauty...

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#6 posted 2089 days ago

Very beautiful box. Nice work.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#7 posted 2089 days ago

Nice box, I had someone ask me for a suggestion box and now you helped me have an idea how to make one. Thanx for the post..

-- Frank, Dallas,TX , http://www.allthingsrustix.com , “I have a REALLY BIG chainsaw”

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#8 posted 2088 days ago

wow…i really like that top!!!

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#9 posted 2088 days ago

Looks great. Love the dowles in the mitered corners!

-- "Hey, you dang woodchucks! Quit chuckin' my wood!"

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mleedix

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#10 posted 2088 days ago

:-) I was curious to see how many would favor this wood as we did. Funny thing is all 8’ x 10” of it was laying here in what will someday be our new shop covered in bird poo. You couldn’t even really tell what the wood underneath was until cleaning it up.

I also found what appears to be chesnut. Does anyone know, did they use Chesnut for Barn timber back in the early 1900’s?

-- - Michael [..for God's glory." 2 Cor. 10:31] Over 300000 species of trees, yet we take the credit for their beauty...

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