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Project by bbdog posted 1984 days ago 1040 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first box, made from Ironbark and a decorative rim and base from Oregon.





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lew

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#1 posted 1984 days ago

Cool!!

Welcome to Lumberjocks!! Looking forward to more of your projects!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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cwcad

17 posts in 1988 days


#2 posted 1984 days ago

IT is nice to see wood boxes. They are my favorite projects. Very nice first wood box. I am still building the shop but the boxes will be soon be forthcoming.

Keep up the good work!!

-- Do what you say...Say what you do. ldkbox.com

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ellen35

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#3 posted 1983 days ago

Great box! I love the decorative bottom.
Welcome to LJ. This is one of the best sites for woodworkers…of any level!

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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isetegija

762 posts in 2139 days


#4 posted 1983 days ago

Not bad for a start .

Welcome to Lumberjocks community , the best woodworking community on the internet!

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CharlieM1958

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#5 posted 1983 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks. That’s an interesting wood. The dangerous thing about making boxes is that it is addictive.

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

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Tom Adamski

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#6 posted 1983 days ago

As Charlie just said, box building is very addictive…
You seem to be well on your way to making some nice pieces.

Tom

-- Anybody can become a woodworker, but only a Craftsman can hide his mistakes.

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boxman

104 posts in 2056 days


#7 posted 1976 days ago

that’s all it takes is ONE BOX & you’ll be hooked, nice job

-- john, Moose Jaw, Sask, j.soika@shaw.ca

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Andy

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#8 posted 1910 days ago

I like the striped effect the Douglas Fir gives this piece.Its a nice accent in contrast to the sombre grain and color of the Iron Bark.
Boxes are addicting…be careful :-)

-- If I can do it, so can you. www.artboxesbyandy.com

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a1Jim

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#9 posted 1909 days ago

good box with unique woods and design,good job

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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