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Royal Flush Poker Chip Case

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Project by Tim_CPWD posted 02-02-2015 06:52 AM 1700 views 6 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Recently someone came to the LJ site and asked if anyone would be willing to build a poker chip case to be used as a raffle prize for a charity event. They left the primary design up to the builder but asked that it hold 300-500 chips and have a place to hold some cards and other small items. I decided to take the project on. This is what I came up with. This case holds 400 chips and has a card compartment that is approx. 1” X 6” X 7”. The poker chip trays, card compartment and Royal Flush emblem were cut on my CNC machine. It is finished with Early American Stain and clear lacquer.

-- Tim Haenisch, San Diego Ca. http://www.facebook.com/commandperformancewooddesigns





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Northwest29

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#1 posted 02-02-2015 07:23 AM

Nicely designed and crafted.

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#2 posted 02-02-2015 10:40 AM

Nice box, awsome carving on top!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Buckethead

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#3 posted 02-02-2015 12:07 PM

Really like this. Did you use a CNC to do the carving? Also, the oak looks fantastic. What finish?

-- Support woodworking hand models. Buy me a sawstop.

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Roger

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#4 posted 02-02-2015 12:34 PM

Very nice Tim. Any poker player would love having one o these

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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doubleDD

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#5 posted 02-02-2015 01:50 PM

Super job. That would make a cool chisel tray also.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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helluvawreck

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#6 posted 02-02-2015 03:54 PM

This is beautifully done and a very practical design.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#7 posted 02-02-2015 05:22 PM

This would enhance any man cave. Great job.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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#8 posted 02-02-2015 05:29 PM

I am sure that this will bring a high price at the raffle. Good job.

-- Jesse, Saint Louis, Missouri

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MrFid

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#9 posted 02-02-2015 06:53 PM

Very good looking box. Hopefully it gets a lot of use!

-- Bailey F - Eastern Mass.

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Tim_CPWD

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#10 posted 02-02-2015 07:00 PM

Thanks for the positive comments everyone. I enjoyed building this for a good cause.

-- Tim Haenisch, San Diego Ca. http://www.facebook.com/commandperformancewooddesigns

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#11 posted 02-02-2015 11:11 PM

Outstanding—very attractive work!

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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kdc68

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#12 posted 02-02-2015 11:50 PM

I’d say you nailed it….That someone who came to LJ’s with the request should be pleased with what you did….Well done !

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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#13 posted 02-04-2015 03:51 AM

Nice work

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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