Bloodwood and Maple Box

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Project by iSawitFirst posted 12-22-2009 11:27 PM 1324 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made as a 2008 Christmas gift. The box is Bloodwood, the top is Maple and the feet are Padauk. The finish is Tongue Oil.

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#1 posted 12-23-2009 01:12 AM

Philip, this is a nice box. The maple and bloodwood compliment one another well. This is a box that any of us would be proud to have built.

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#2 posted 12-23-2009 01:31 AM

Nice job on the splines and the matched grain. Very nice.

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#3 posted 12-23-2009 03:53 AM

Nice design and the woods compliment each other. It’s not overdone it just looks good. Nice job.

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#4 posted 12-23-2009 04:02 AM

A super box looks great.

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#5 posted 12-23-2009 06:10 AM

Awesome job, classy box.

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#6 posted 12-23-2009 05:02 PM

great wood combination

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#7 posted 05-30-2010 09:41 PM

Nice, clean design. I’m going to have to add this one to my to-do-list.

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