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Project by TSW posted 1636 days ago 1273 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a treasure chest I made for my daughter a while ago. I had some scrap Douglas fir and tried my hand at makeing a curved top. Good thing I had alot of scrap because it took two tries to get the top with no gaps. The inside id lined with red cedar. This chest is only about 14 inches wide 8 inches deep and 10 inches tall. The hardware is black iron, the “bands” are painted and its finished with a high gloss poly.

-- Tim W, New Hampshire Woodworker





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dakremer

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#1 posted 1636 days ago

very cool – I really like this! Good job

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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jayjay

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#2 posted 1636 days ago

The red cedar add a very nice contrast to the fir.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 1636 days ago

Wow this the the coolest arggggg yo ho yo ho That be mighty good me matey

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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mancave

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#4 posted 1636 days ago

Real sweet, a very good job.

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#5 posted 1636 days ago

nice job… the picture makes it look much larger than the dimensions you stated… well done…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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kosta

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#6 posted 1636 days ago

looks good man

-- kosta Virginia Beach, VA http://www.kostasworkshop.blogspot.com/

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Dudley

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#7 posted 1636 days ago

Very nice. BZ

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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Les Hastings

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#8 posted 1636 days ago

Awesome work Tim! Welcome to Lumberjocks, glad you could join us!

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

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donjoe

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#9 posted 1636 days ago

Very nice. Really cool box.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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ND2ELK

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#10 posted 1636 days ago

Great looking chest. Very nicely done. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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Dennisgrosen

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#11 posted 1618 days ago

that´s the way DAD
well done
I hope the customer
is pleased with it

Dennis

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