Da Bomb Box

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Project by Roper posted 11-06-2009 01:14 AM 1294 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this box is from a piece of rosewood i got from bibbs, it is 6 inchs tall and 3 inchs across at it’s widest point. sanded to 400 grit and finished with shellawax.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust-

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#1 posted 11-06-2009 02:07 AM

I can dig it. Nice work!

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#2 posted 11-06-2009 02:42 AM

KOOL!! we should all have one of those for our bombs ;-))

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#3 posted 11-06-2009 03:09 AM

Nice job, how is the fit on the lid? I like the knot in the side. Fantastic piece of wood.

-- Even a broken clock is right twice a day, unless, it moves at half speed like ....-As the Saw Turns

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#4 posted 11-06-2009 04:41 AM

very appealing shape and is a great complement to the beautiful material

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#5 posted 11-06-2009 04:46 AM

Nice box my friend,well done ,will post some of mine this week end too

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#6 posted 11-06-2009 06:40 AM

Fantastic box. The design is great and the rosewood is outstanding. The knot in the side is a nice added touch.

Great job. Keep it up.


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

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#7 posted 11-06-2009 06:47 AM

very nice

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#8 posted 11-06-2009 06:51 AM

Dude, what can I say??? YOU Da Bomb!!! ;)

Seriously, you’re developing quite an eye for turning. Nice box! Keep ‘em comin’....

-- There is nothing in the world more dangerous, than a woodworker who knows how to read a micrometer...

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#9 posted 11-06-2009 08:09 AM

Wpw cool

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#10 posted 11-06-2009 01:33 PM

Very nice. Great job on the turning, I can’t even tell where the part line is for the top. Great attention to detail.

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#11 posted 11-06-2009 02:20 PM

Interesting design, I agree with Parrothead I could see the parting line… Great Job!

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#12 posted 11-06-2009 03:25 PM

Excellent piece of precise turning.

-- “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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