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Project by Asher posted 08-17-2007 07:20 PM 1482 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the very first box I made after buying my table saw and a set of dado blades. The box and liner are made of yellow pine and the veneers are lacewood with a square of ash burl.





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TomFran

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#1 posted 08-17-2007 08:37 PM

Very nice!

What type of finish did you put on it?

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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oscorner

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#2 posted 08-17-2007 08:54 PM

Nice, tight joints! Great looking wood and inlay.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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Asher

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#3 posted 08-17-2007 09:03 PM

Tom I used a tung oil poly mix.

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mot

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#4 posted 08-17-2007 09:18 PM

It’s a nice box. Thanks for sharing!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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Thos. Angle

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#5 posted 08-17-2007 09:25 PM

nice job. theer is a lot to be learned from small boxes.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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Chip

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#6 posted 08-18-2007 03:27 AM

Great box Asher! The wood is just beautiful and terrific craftsmanship. Thanks for posting it.

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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#7 posted 08-18-2007 02:15 PM

this is a wonderful box!!! Well done

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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TreeBones

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#8 posted 08-18-2007 05:47 PM

Great box. Most eery thing I build is a box of some sort.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://westcoastlands.net/SawBucks2/phpBB3 http://www.portablesawmill.info

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Don

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#9 posted 08-19-2007 02:30 AM

Asher, this is a beautiful small box; I just love small wooden boxes.

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!" http://www.dpb-photos.com/

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grovemadman

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#10 posted 02-14-2008 08:09 AM

The veneer looks perfect!

-- --Chuck

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Blake

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#11 posted 02-14-2008 08:39 PM

Wow, that’s beautiful! I really like this one. Nice veneer, details, shape and scale, its so nice. Great job. Can’t believe it was your first! You’re very talented.

-- Happy woodworking! http://www.openarmsphotography.com

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Freddo

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#12 posted 09-11-2008 08:02 PM

FIRST!!! Well you are a natural bro! NICE work. I like the inlay.

-- God bless! Freddo (Northern - NJ) Our Creator designed us to create - so use WOOD!

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