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Project by TheDane posted 05-28-2016 07:25 PM 945 views 6 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Save your scraps and cut-offs … they can make nice boxes, etc.

This one is about 3” high and 2-1/2” in diameter.

-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"





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Joe Lyddon

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#1 posted 05-28-2016 07:32 PM

Very COOL box!

Looks much Larger in the picture… until you read the size! ... very small box!

What did the glued-up block look like?

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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TheDane

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#2 posted 05-28-2016 07:46 PM

What did the glued-up block look like?

Zig-zag … pretty much like a segmented blank, just cut at 30/60 degree angles.

This was actually the cut-off from a glued-up pepper mill blank …
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-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"

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Joe Lyddon

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#3 posted 05-28-2016 07:56 PM

What a SNEAKY way to do it!

COOL!

Thank you!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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SteveGaskins

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#4 posted 05-29-2016 01:23 AM

Very nice. I like this style. Thanks for posting.

-- Steve, South Carolina, http://www.finewoodworkingofsc.com

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#5 posted 05-29-2016 02:06 AM

both projects are impressive.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#6 posted 05-29-2016 09:21 AM

Gerry. Beautiful work. Lovely combination of wood.

Regards,

Cliff

-- Cliff Australia : Snoring is good. It blows away all the Sawdust.

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helluvawreck

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#7 posted 05-29-2016 06:59 PM

Wow! Gerry this is an outstanding box and the wood is beautiful.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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mafe

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#8 posted 06-08-2016 02:53 PM

Fine turning, really amazing finish.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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