A Wee box frame for my daughters clay hand print

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Project by albachippie posted 02-06-2010 07:57 PM 1423 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this wee display frame from some scrap raw oak my dad had left over from a project he worked on. I ran it through his thicknesser a few times, grooved the back in using the table saw, and mitred the corners. I would rather the corners were dovetailed but hadn’t the time when i did it

-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland

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#1 posted 02-06-2010 08:00 PM

why, dove tail it…I think that would have been overkill. This is a simple box to display a simple project. I think it is perfect just the way it is…it takes nothing away from the real treasure your daughter gave you.

-- Semper Fi, Randy Sr.

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#2 posted 02-06-2010 08:09 PM

Looks good

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#3 posted 02-06-2010 10:01 PM

Nicely done. I would have to agree with Randy, it fits the treasure inside perfectly.

btw.. welcome to LumberJocks.


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#4 posted 02-06-2010 10:21 PM

good idea

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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