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Project by MarktheWoodButcher posted 07-05-2009 08:45 PM 1536 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Yeah, it’s another mail box. I recently taught myself how to make box joints so there you are. It’s made of poplar.

-- Knowledge Is Responsibility





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 07-05-2009 08:48 PM

Hey Mark
JUST ANOTHER MAIL BOX no way very cool and original top notch work this is one great mail box. very well done.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Workbench_Warrior

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#2 posted 07-05-2009 09:26 PM

Nice job Doc, kind of a Greene and Greene influenced mailbox. A nice piece of work now you have to build a house to hang it on lol.

-- SAEPE EXPERTUS, SEMPER FIDELIS, FRATRES AETERNI - "Often Tested, Always Faithful, Brothers Forever"

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cnccutter

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#3 posted 07-05-2009 09:58 PM

I agree with Jim… its a really great design and look. great job for your first time. I cant wait to see your work in ten years… keep challenging yourself…

Erik

-- Erik

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Todd Thomas

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#4 posted 07-05-2009 10:56 PM

looks good…very craftsman looking…good job

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

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pommy

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#5 posted 07-05-2009 11:20 PM

Mark

thats beautiful my friend nice classic look and nice patteener in the tulip ( popular )

Thanks for posting

Andy

-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

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MsDebbieP

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#6 posted 07-05-2009 11:31 PM

“just”? !!!!??? Fantastic.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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abie

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#7 posted 07-06-2009 03:48 AM

just an opinion…. way too regular for my tastes….

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

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Marian Neagu

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#8 posted 07-06-2009 09:22 AM

Great project.

-- Marian Neagu - Targoviste, Romania

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Spoontaneous

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#9 posted 07-06-2009 06:32 PM

Had to sign in to comment on this. I really like it and would like to see the front/interior if available. Really worthwhile project.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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jockmike2

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#10 posted 07-06-2009 07:50 PM

Beautiful looking box. A little fancy for mailbox.

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

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MarktheWoodButcher

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#11 posted 07-07-2009 02:52 PM

Thank you all for the kind comments. Are these the pic angles you wanted Spooner? It’s all taste Abie, and as I rapidly approach 60 I’m losing mine. French Fries just don’t have the flavor they used to. Joe, how’d you find out I was living under the I-95 overpass?

-- Knowledge Is Responsibility

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