Solid Wood Briefcase

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Project by cabinetman posted 05-21-2007 11:54 PM 9874 views 11 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

It is said that first impressions count, this one has done it. It’s an all wood briefcase in “Golden Teak” that was a Christmas gift from one of my major hardwoods suppliers in the late 80’s, for spending a lot of money (being a good customer). It has held up perfectly.

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#1 posted 05-22-2007 04:11 AM

You must have spent a lot of money! Very nice gift!

-- Jesus is Lord!

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#2 posted 05-22-2007 05:52 AM

Beautiful wood cabinetman. That would make a wonderful gift. My address is at the bottom.jockmike

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

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#3 posted 05-22-2007 06:00 AM

That’s cool. Try and steal that…a good swing will leave a permanent dent in their skull.

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#4 posted 05-22-2007 06:36 AM

Looks a bit like Cherry. Nice work.

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

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#5 posted 05-22-2007 02:16 PM

very nice. You must have bought a looooot of wood.

-- Mark DeCou - American Contemporary Craft Artisan -

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#6 posted 05-24-2007 12:55 AM

isn’t this wonderful – you really must make a statement when you enter a room carrying this beauty!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#7 posted 05-24-2007 03:13 AM


Before the briefcase, I thought an appropriate apparel statement would be wood clodhoppers. But fortunately the briefcase came along and saved my image.

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#8 posted 05-24-2007 07:18 PM

ah yes… definitely a different image :)

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#10 posted 07-18-2008 05:22 AM

Very cool briefcase.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#11 posted 07-18-2008 06:20 AM

cool. Where is the secret compartment for 007?

-- John

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