Rotty Box

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Project by Shannon Bailey posted 06-20-2009 06:37 PM 1779 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This wood was super soft when I cut the log up
I didn’t think I could make anything out of it.
But I am too bull headed to let anything beat me.

-- Life has a funny way of getting back at you for your actions. It's Comming...

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#1 posted 06-20-2009 06:38 PM

Rustic beauty well done

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#2 posted 06-20-2009 06:41 PM

Hard to make wood like that work but you did a fantastic job.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#3 posted 06-20-2009 07:03 PM

you win!

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#4 posted 06-20-2009 07:50 PM

looks real nice ,
and easyer to work than ironwood !
very simple and elegant .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#5 posted 06-20-2009 10:14 PM

If you were able to make it with a spoon, it might be too soft…

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

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#6 posted 06-20-2009 10:14 PM

Looks like it has been around for centuries.. nicely done.

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#7 posted 06-20-2009 10:51 PM

Couldn’t you think of a different name? I swear I knew her. Yup, met in Der Fader Land! Where I was stationed, Roswetha Palsa. God Bless her she gave her all to the Armed Farces. Nice box anyway. yuk!

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#8 posted 06-21-2009 03:31 AM

Great box. I love the rustic lok. This thing looks OLD allready!

Great job. Keep it up.


-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#9 posted 06-21-2009 07:11 PM

It really is a beautiful box, I was just kidding about the yuk. It looks ceturies old.

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

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#10 posted 06-22-2009 03:33 AM

What cool looking wood. The box turned out very nice.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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