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Oak & ? Firewood Box

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Project by whitedog posted 03-28-2009 06:20 AM 2075 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’m not totaly happy with this one ( small things ) but over all it looks good and works well ,hopefully it will sell. The darker wood is oak , the lighter wood I don’t know what it is. They both came out of someone firewood pile, i think the lighter wood could be a Eucalyptus. It was very brittle and did not take stain very well. I added a little inlay on the lid people seem to like it. Please leave comments if you want.

-- Paul , Calfornia





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mtnwild

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#1 posted 03-28-2009 06:37 AM

Love the lid, hing, set up. Good idea. Looks great, nice job.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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woodworm

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#2 posted 03-28-2009 02:44 PM

Great project. I like the live edge of the lid.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 03-29-2009 03:49 AM

Hey Paul unique lid.

Jim

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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boxman

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#4 posted 03-29-2009 06:14 PM

looking at the pics it looks fine to me, I’m sure there is someone out there who’ll want it .
thanks for posting,—john.

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

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degoose

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#5 posted 03-30-2009 07:13 AM

I get a lot of wood from the fire heap and from mates who want to burn stuff they don’t want [ even a few slabs twice.. Camphor Laurel and Black Wattle]

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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degoose

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#6 posted 03-30-2009 07:14 AM

And your project is exotic with the live edge and the way you did done the hinge.

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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degoose

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#7 posted 03-30-2009 07:15 AM

Would one of the small things been the arc on the ends of the lid ..over all nice job but not really sure of that?
If not tell me to shut the H up OK?

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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whitedog

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#8 posted 03-30-2009 06:05 PM

yes one of things is the arc on the lid , i don’t hate it , it’s to big or ?

-- Paul , Calfornia

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abie

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#9 posted 08-12-2009 03:29 AM

love the hinge treatment
Bruce in N Calif.

-- Bruce. a mind is like a book it is only useful when open.

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bigike

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#10 posted 01-01-2011 06:09 PM

cool little box, love the turquoise.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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