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Project by LesB posted 01-18-2009 08:30 AM 1566 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Here are a couple of jewelry boxes I made for two granddaughters. They are Sycamore with cherry on the frame of the lid. The sycamore turned dark when I put the finish on which did not exactly please me but the girls should be happy with them. I shaped the sides using molding cutters on the table saw. If you work slow and are patient the cutters do a good job.

-- Les B, Oregon





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WOODLAND

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#1 posted 01-18-2009 09:35 AM

Nice job Les.

-- JENNY

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cajunpen

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#2 posted 01-18-2009 10:19 AM

Well done Les, should be appreciated by the girls.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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sharad

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#3 posted 01-18-2009 10:35 AM

Very decent jewelry box. Jewlery will remain well protected in this cosy surrounding making your granddaughters happy.
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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Lee A. Jesberger

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#4 posted 01-18-2009 02:31 PM

Hi Les;

I’ll bet your grand daughters are thrilled. Great looking project.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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CharlieM1958

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#5 posted 01-18-2009 03:30 PM

Outstanding boxes!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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PetVet

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#6 posted 01-18-2009 04:58 PM

I had never seen Sycamore used before, looks almost like lacewood. A great combination of woods and expertly executed project!

-- Rich in Richmond -- Experience is something you don't get until just after you need it.

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Bigbuck

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#7 posted 01-18-2009 06:08 PM

Very nice boxes

-- Glenn, New Mexico

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