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This box was my first attempt at simple inlay. Using an inlay router bit/bushing for the lid and tablesaw and chisel for the sides.
-- Bruce, Ireland, www.irish-eyes-workshop.spaces.live.com
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#1 posted 01-01-2010 11:53 PM
Great job Bruce. Nice contrast.
-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python
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#2 posted 01-02-2010 12:33 AM
Welcome to Lj’s Well done. Nice wood combo & I like how you did the corners.
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#3 posted 01-02-2010 12:35 AM
this came out real nice keep the inlays coming
-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://firstname.lastname@example.org
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#4 posted 01-02-2010 12:37 AM
Very attractive, love both boxes of yours that I’ve seen today.
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#5 posted 01-02-2010 01:27 AM
I sure wish I was that good with a chisel.
-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"
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#6 posted 01-02-2010 01:27 AM
WOW, the box is an absolute work of art. I do like the contrasting wood design, you should enter this in the Winter 2010 contest at http://lumberjocks.com/contests
Is the inside of the box tapered like the outside or is it straight down?
-- JoeR Nothing that I could make will ever be perfect but I'll use it anyway.
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#7 posted 01-02-2010 05:34 AM
Fantastic box. The corners are a great touch and the contrasts work well on the inlays.
Keep it up.
-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!
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#8 posted 01-02-2010 06:50 AM
Bruce, you executed a pretty nice build on this box. I like its design and the contrasting woods compliment one another well.
-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine
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#9 posted 01-02-2010 07:30 AM
Amazing box it looks fantastic and has a great design.
-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture
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#10 posted 01-02-2010 12:52 PM
Nice box. I think I know how you did the corners, but I will have to try it soon. It’s not as simple as I first thought. Good Job!
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#11 posted 01-02-2010 04:12 PM
Excellent! I love the corners.
-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.
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#12 posted 01-02-2010 06:11 PM
Excellent! A very nice design! I like the two stripes on the front – I suspect they are the same length, but the angled corners make the top one look longer…
-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive
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#13 posted 01-02-2010 07:35 PM
That is great box Bruce. Fine details. It definitely catches the eye!
-- Jason - Colorado Springs
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#14 posted 02-02-2010 03:49 AM
Very nicely done. I like your selections of wood. Thanks for sharing.
-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---
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#15 posted 02-02-2010 04:12 AM
Really excellent work. I love the color contrasts.
-- Chip -----------http://www.penmanchip.com-----------------Micah 6:8
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