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Small maple/purpleheart box

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Project by emetric posted 1638 days ago 1357 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box is made of purpleheart and curly maple. The maple was a piece that I got for 6 and it was 5” x 1.25” x 10’ long rough sawn. Imagine my surprise to find that it was figured. This was completed in one day about 5 hours. enjoy.

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scrappy

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#1 posted 1638 days ago

Nice box. I like the sliding lid design. The heart inlays are nice also.

Keep it up.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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OutPutter

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#2 posted 1638 days ago

Nice job. I don’t think I’ve ever finished a project the same day I started. Where’s the time for second thoughts and self doubt? lol

-- Jim

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Loucarb

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#3 posted 1638 days ago

Very nice box & wood combination. That maple sure looks nice.

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Dudley

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#4 posted 1638 days ago

Great little box. BZ

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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bigike

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#5 posted 1638 days ago

good job, i like the hearts.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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Bradford

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#6 posted 1638 days ago

I Like It!

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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a1Jim

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#7 posted 1638 days ago

very neat box ,good work.

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RDW

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#8 posted 1638 days ago

The lid is a nice touch. I like it.

-- Common Sense is the study of the obvious. Everyone should take Obvious 1001 and Obvious 1002 their freshman year.

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Dennisgrosen

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#9 posted 1637 days ago

the marple realy bring the colour in the purplehart over the edge
thankĀ“s for sharing

Dennis

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