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Going to see Grandma soon and I don’t want to go empty handed.Small chest from reclaimed Oak, with Birch trays trimmed in Walnut.Tung Oil Finish.It should get us a hug.
Thanks for looking.
-- Retirement suits me fine !
Eric in Central Florida.
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#1 posted 10-15-2009 03:35 PM
what a great grandma box !
she will be very happy to see you ,and have something to remember you by .
maybe you can borrow grizzman’s red dress ?
-- 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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#2 posted 10-15-2009 03:36 PM
Eric,Beautiful box. I love the box joints. Simple, useful and thoughtful gift.Ellen
-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire
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#3 posted 10-15-2009 03:49 PM
Looks great. I think grandma will be pleased.
-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!
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#4 posted 10-15-2009 04:08 PM
Grandma will love it. :-)
-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"
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#5 posted 10-15-2009 04:09 PM
Real nice. She’ll be quite proud. You’ll probably get more than a hug for that.
-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill
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#6 posted 10-15-2009 04:10 PM
Grandparents are a precious thing. Way to go!
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#7 posted 10-15-2009 04:36 PM
Great job Eric, she,s a lucky lady!
-- So much wood, So little time
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#8 posted 10-15-2009 04:42 PM
Anybody will fall in love at first sight when they see this box. A great presentation to your grandma.Sharad
-- “If someone feels that they had never made a mistake in their life, then it means they have never tried a new thing in their life”.-Albert Einstein
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#9 posted 10-15-2009 04:57 PM
This is a great box.
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#10 posted 10-15-2009 05:38 PM
Great chest!Can imagine how happy she will be…...bring along your videocam so we can share that sweet moment.
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#11 posted 10-15-2009 05:43 PM
Great looking box.Nice job with the joinery.She will love it.
-- Safety first because someone needs you.
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#12 posted 10-15-2009 06:40 PM
Very nice box and from reclaimed oak, I love it.
-- AJJ, Eugene OR
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#13 posted 10-15-2009 07:37 PM
Great Job, Eric!! She’ll love that for sure…
-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.
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#14 posted 10-15-2009 09:01 PM
I’m sure he ‘ll love that. Great job.
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#15 posted 10-15-2009 09:35 PM
If she is like my Grandma, she will love it and feed you plenty of ice cream!
-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.
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