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Project by RMP posted 12-06-2009 04:59 PM 1227 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box was made for a friend as a birthday present. It’s made from red oak and cherry and assembled with 5/16 finger joints. The dolphin is hand carved cherry. The lining is red cedar. I had fun with this box. It was the first one I made using a finger loint jig that I built for my router table. It’s not perfect, but it made a nice gift. Thanks for checking it out. RMP…......





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Dusty56

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#1 posted 12-06-2009 05:12 PM

That is one of the best carvings I’ve ever seen : ) Very nice job on the box joints and a perfect gift .

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#2 posted 12-06-2009 05:30 PM

Very nice. The added dolphin makes is a very beautiful one-of-a-kind gift. Your friend is very lucky to know you!

-- I've never seen a tree that I wouldn't like to repurpose into a project. I love the smell of wood in the morning - it smells like victory.

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#3 posted 12-06-2009 07:51 PM

very cool – love the carving

-- -erik & christy-

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#4 posted 12-06-2009 11:53 PM

Great Job, my Friend!! That Dolphin sure sets it apart… I like it!! :)

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#5 posted 12-08-2009 06:44 PM

Well done box I like the dolphin it gives it that little extra that makes it special. Keep up the good work.

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#6 posted 12-10-2009 04:04 AM

Wow, It caught my eye and i had to look at it. You did a great job. Thanks.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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#7 posted 12-10-2009 04:09 AM

nice work

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#8 posted 12-10-2009 04:13 AM

Nice box the dolphin adds a lot.

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#9 posted 08-14-2011 03:33 AM

Love the dolphin box! You did a good job on it!

-- Snookie, Jasper,GA

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