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Project by CharlieM1958 posted 07-02-2015 10:51 PM 1496 views 0 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Walnut with Sycamore and Bloodwood accents. The finish is my usual BLO, buffed out on my three-wheel system.

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

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#1 posted 07-02-2015 11:24 PM

Nice one Charlie.
Looks like really tight joinery. And I like the accents.


-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#2 posted 07-03-2015 12:08 AM

Good to see that “you’ve still got it”. Probably getting a little steamy in your shop? Miserable here.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#3 posted 07-03-2015 12:35 AM

Yeah, it’s way too hot to spend anything more than short periods of time out there. Make a few cuts… come in and suck down some air conditioning. :-)

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

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#4 posted 07-03-2015 12:37 AM

As always, your design, execution and photography are wonderful.

-- “Big man, pig man, ha ha, charade you are.” ― R. Waters

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#5 posted 07-03-2015 05:18 AM

Beautiful box. I like this combination of stripes colours.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#6 posted 07-03-2015 12:22 PM

Beautiful box Charlie. I like the different wood combinations.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#7 posted 07-03-2015 02:26 PM

Very nice, Charlie : ) What are the dimensions?

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#8 posted 07-03-2015 03:23 PM

Thanks, Guys!

Dusty, it’s about 6

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

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#9 posted 07-03-2015 09:45 PM

lovely neat job Charlie, really like your choice of timbers

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#10 posted 07-03-2015 11:58 PM

Great looking box! The accents look good against that walnut!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#11 posted 07-04-2015 02:33 AM

Great choice in woods…exquisite…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#12 posted 07-05-2015 09:55 AM

Nice box, well made, Charlie.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#13 posted 07-05-2015 01:01 PM

Thanks, Martyn. Kind words from one of the box masters are always appreciated. :-)

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

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#14 posted 05-19-2017 04:41 PM

Charlie, this is a beautiful box and you have done a great job on this one. I love the contrasting wood colors.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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