Pine Box in Orange and Black

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Project by FloridaArt posted 06-12-2016 08:25 PM 644 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

June, 2016 – Some pine scraps diverted from the landfill. Orange dye-stain, and wood handle with black dye-stain. Simple miter corners reinforced by splines. A couple of coats of water-based poly. Some only wood buttons on the bottom. Not sure what I could use this for. Maybe store the remote controls in the living room!

Typo earlier. It’s DYE STAIN, orange, water-based, by General Finishes (purchased at Woodcraft).

-- Art | Bradenton, Florida

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#1 posted 06-12-2016 08:51 PM

Sharp little box Art! It’s always nice when you can use up some scrap’s!

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#2 posted 06-12-2016 09:32 PM

Nice, What is due-stain?

-- "So much wood. . .so little time!"

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#3 posted 06-12-2016 09:57 PM

Did you use a dye?

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#4 posted 06-13-2016 01:47 AM

WOW, really Orange. My granddaughter says it is my favorite color.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#5 posted 06-13-2016 02:28 AM

Great results with that orange stain. Nice looking box.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#6 posted 06-13-2016 05:28 AM

WOW!Wonderful colour.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#7 posted 06-13-2016 12:46 PM

Looking very good. I like the black and orange mix

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#8 posted 06-13-2016 02:51 PM

This box turned out nicely.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#9 posted 06-20-2016 12:49 PM

Very nice Art, that handle could of passed for ebony. :)

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