"The Flame" bandsaw box

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This box was cut out from a block of Ambrosia Maple that had a bad spot in the middle of the top. I cut out the bad spot and came up with “The Flame”. The tall pull out drawer has small hooks in the top to hang necklaces. Black flocking for the drawers. I’m working on another “flame” box, but this time I have the two tips cross one another.( without touching each other) Just another challenge. Hope to post some pictures of that in the near future.

-- John @

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#1 posted 1896 days ago

Looking forward to seeing the next one. It is going to be hard to top this one. It is a beautiful creative box.

-- Make every day the best day of your life. Chips, Mississippi

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#2 posted 1896 days ago

You’re cranking out some cool boxes, dude. Can’t wait until I get some time to get back to work. Great job. I really like this one.

-- Gary, Huntsville. Two wrongs don't make a right, but three lefts do.

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#3 posted 1896 days ago

Fantastic box. great job. I love Ambrosia Maple.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware †

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#4 posted 1896 days ago

this one is amazing!!!

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#5 posted 1896 days ago

Another fine work of art

-- Custom furniture

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#6 posted 1896 days ago

Killer design!!


-- If at first you don't succeed...Don't try skydiving

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#7 posted 1895 days ago

I have to say, I haven’t been the biggest fan of bandsaw boxes in the past, because I didn’t see a lot of design variation, even though many of them were very well done. But I think you have aced this medium. It’s like you have made a breakthrough with these designs. Looking forward to seeing more.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#8 posted 1895 days ago

Very impressive Huff! I’m sure we all have a piece sitting around with a bad spot in it that we just haven’t been able to get rid of. You solved the problem for us. Cut around it and incorporate it into the design!

Very cool.

-- Behind the Bark is a lot of Heartwood----Charles, Centennial, CO

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#9 posted 1801 days ago

Awesome design, great lines

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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Pete Jansen

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#10 posted 1368 days ago

Love the wood, has a smokey feel too. I guess that’s from the flames right? Nice job!

-- Lovin' sawdust in beautiful Fort Collins, Colorado

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Jamie Speirs

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#11 posted 1368 days ago

What a great box.

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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