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Walnut and Maple Burl Box

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Project by doorslammer posted 01-16-2010 05:44 PM 1563 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a simple box that I started almost a year ago. I had originally planned to do some inlay on the top, but it did not turn out as well as I had hoped so it just got put on a shelf and avoided for a while. Eventually I decided that I needed to finish it so I scrapped the original top and started over. At that point I just wanted to finish it so I just veneered another top. This was my first project veneering, and I will probably use this some more on small panels that can simply be clamped and cauled.

-- Aaron in TN -http://www.amwellsfurniture.com





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#1 posted 01-16-2010 06:02 PM

Nice box Aaron really cool wood

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 01-16-2010 06:54 PM

Great box and very nice wood.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#3 posted 01-16-2010 07:54 PM

cool corners!

-- -erik & christy-

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#4 posted 01-16-2010 08:07 PM

Very nice box and I also like those corners. Gives me an idea I may use someday.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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#5 posted 01-16-2010 08:11 PM

Nice design and wood selection.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#6 posted 01-17-2010 08:33 AM

Cool box and nice finish to a project. I like the burl top but why did you choose to cover up the walnut?

Best,

-- Jim

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#7 posted 01-17-2010 09:06 AM

good work, but u need a lock on it if u want to keep the remote safe.

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

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