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Project by wncguy posted 11-14-2015 03:45 PM 675 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’d previously made some as gifts for some grandnieces & nephews. Also seemed to get good response in the gallery for different uses so modified the design a bit & these were the result. There were 5 in total, 3 now in the gallery. Walnut with maple pulls. About 3×3 x 3. 4 coats of Arm – R – Seal.

I actually think it’s tougher to make the small boxes… a bitch to sand & cutting the small pulls, a pain.

I have a Rikon 10-325 with Carter guides & also their stabilizer which is great for the tight curves. Used a 3/16” blade with 3-4 tpi on these boxes. These are so small, probably could have used my 1/8” 10tpi blade.

Thanks for looking, suggestions/comments always appreciated.

-- Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a Dad





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helluvawreck

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#1 posted 11-14-2015 03:48 PM

These are really nice boxes. Congratulations

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#2 posted 11-14-2015 05:41 PM

So adorable that small!

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#3 posted 11-15-2015 12:16 AM

Very nice work

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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wncguy

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#4 posted 11-16-2015 01:08 AM

Thank you Charles, Majula & Monte…

-- Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a Dad

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Roger

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#5 posted 11-19-2015 01:28 PM

These are better ideas than putting the tooth and money under their pillows.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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wncguy

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#6 posted 11-20-2015 06:39 PM

Roger – I was thinking the same thing about putting the tooth under pillows.

-- Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a Dad

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