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Padauk and wenge dresser box

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Project by Mikeyf56 posted 08-02-2009 02:29 PM 1719 views 11 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another dresser box made of padauk and wenge. I wish I would have kept this one…..

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Paul

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#1 posted 08-02-2009 03:49 PM

I like the design of this one a lot, I wish you had sent it to me.

-- If you say 'It's good enough', it probably isn't.

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Mikeyf56

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#2 posted 08-02-2009 03:51 PM

Thank you.

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#3 posted 08-02-2009 03:54 PM

Very Nice!! Love the contrast.

-- Chris N, Westford, MA - "If you won't eat something from your fridge that turned green...why would you eat something that started out that way?"

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#4 posted 08-02-2009 04:19 PM

Very nice box. Great design and great choice of woods.

Keep it up.

Scrappy

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

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#5 posted 08-02-2009 04:28 PM

Beautiful wood, go together perfectly, very nice looking box.

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

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#6 posted 08-02-2009 04:50 PM

Beautiful box! Where did you get the hinges? Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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Mikeyf56

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#7 posted 08-02-2009 04:55 PM

Thanks all.

Tom, I got the barrel hinges at Woodcraft.

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#8 posted 08-02-2009 06:13 PM

Very very nice, I also like the design and wood combination.
You are doing great on your boxes, keep ‘em comin’........................

what are the dimensions?
Are the barrel hinges the 5mm ones?
What finish did you use?

Thanks for shareing

-- Gene, Majestic Eagle Woodworks, http://majesticeagleww.etsy.com/, http://www.flickr.com/photos/majesticeagle/

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#9 posted 08-02-2009 07:45 PM

I know what you mean, I create an item for a gift and I wish I had never given it away.

-- Whether You Think You Can or You Think You Can't, YOU ARE RIGHT!!!

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Mikeyf56

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#10 posted 08-03-2009 03:10 AM

Thank you Gene.

roughly 5 X 10 X 2

Yes, 5mm

Tung Oil

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#11 posted 08-03-2009 04:28 AM

As a box maker myself I would like to wish you a job well done. Clean design, excellent craftsmanship, beautiful timber choice. Keep up the good work.
Jason

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#12 posted 08-03-2009 04:30 AM

OOOO love this box very cool

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#13 posted 08-03-2009 02:03 PM

Thank you.

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#14 posted 08-03-2009 03:38 PM

Yes, this box would have made a nice keeper! Any advice on accurately installing those hinges?

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#15 posted 08-03-2009 05:51 PM

Ahh padauk one of my favs, nice box

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

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