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Project by Richard posted 08-31-2009 12:55 AM 1492 views 4 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a gift for my sister. I got the idea from Rockler. I purchased the peg set from Rockler too. The board and the box are made from Cherry. All the trim was routed and cut from some Maple I had laying around. I finished everything with General Finishes gel urethane. This was my first time using dovetails. I used the Rockler dovetail jig. I learned a lot from this and will apply it to the next one I try. We spent the weekend doing puzzle after puzzle and soon I had the whole family hooked. As a result I think I may have to make a few more of these.





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#1 posted 08-31-2009 12:59 AM

Pretty slick. Nice box.

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#2 posted 08-31-2009 01:14 AM

It had to come.. nice one mate.

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#3 posted 08-31-2009 01:17 AM

nice work

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#4 posted 08-31-2009 01:59 AM

Good idea and nice first try at dovetails. BTKS

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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#5 posted 08-31-2009 04:35 AM

It came out great.

Nice gift.

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

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#6 posted 07-27-2011 10:15 AM

What type of game is it….sorry to be so dence.

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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#7 posted 07-28-2011 01:03 AM

Larry It is a Japanese number puzzle. You have a 9×9 grid. You are given part of the layout in the form of numbers . You must fill in the blanks with the remaining numbers. The trick is You can only place a number in each row, column and square one Time. Check out the Wikipedia site here http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sudoku
I am terrible at explaining things via text.

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#8 posted 07-28-2011 01:50 AM

Thanks for explaining it Richard…I think I understand it now…LOL

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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