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Walnut/Maple Trunk

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Project by Randy Moseley posted 1585 days ago 1459 views 4 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this trunk out of walnut which I resawed and veneered to 3/4” plywood. The straps and trim are maple with birch and walnut buttons. The bent straps were made by planing and drum sanding strips then gluing them back together with plastic resin glue in a form. This project is for a donation for a fund raiser to help send some high school kids to Romania for a school trip.

-- Randy, DeKalb, Illinois





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Richforever

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#1 posted 1585 days ago

Gorgeous! Lots of fine details. Must have taken awhile. Thanks for the inspiration.

-- Rich, Seattle, WA

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ND2ELK

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#2 posted 1585 days ago

Great detail and design. You did a beautiful job on this trunk. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#3 posted 1585 days ago

Great job, looks real good.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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#4 posted 1584 days ago

neat trunk well done

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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OhValleyWoodandWool

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#5 posted 1584 days ago

Very nice. It’s hard to get an idea of the scale of the piece. How big is it?

-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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#6 posted 1543 days ago

I see you have made this trunk several times with different woods. They all look great, I like the design, and the wood combinations..

Thank you for sharing.

-- Scotty - aka... SgtSnafu - Randleman NC

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