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Project by joebazooka posted 12-18-2009 03:27 PM 978 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was made for my sister-in-law for Xmas. It was made from lacewood an maple. it is not without a few mistakes, but I call that character.LOL

-- Robert-maine





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ellen35

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#1 posted 12-18-2009 03:46 PM

Nice box. Love the wood combinations.
You are right… imperfections are for character and one of a kind items!
Ellen

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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cabinetmaster

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#2 posted 12-18-2009 03:55 PM

Beautiful looking box. The two woods look great together. And the grain of that lacewood really pops.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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ohwoodeye

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#3 posted 12-18-2009 04:04 PM

Mistakes? Mistakes? Oh please…...those are “design elements”
Anyway, it looks very nice to me.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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OhValleyWoodandWool

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#4 posted 12-18-2009 05:44 PM

Very nice

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

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degoose

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#5 posted 12-18-2009 09:57 PM

Lacewood… Silky Oak here in the land downunder… Grevilla Robusta… I love working with it but beware some peoples have an allergic reaction to it… so take care…
Like it..
Larry

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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Roger

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#6 posted 10-27-2010 01:39 PM

Great wood combo. Fantastic build

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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