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Heart-shaped Music Box

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Project by John Everett posted 02-26-2010 07:27 AM 2852 views 4 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Heart-shaped bandsawn music box I made my wife for Valentine’s Day. Made from padauk with lacquer finish. Right side compartment has music movement. Left side compartment is flocked. Red epoxy stripe in middle of the top.

-- "Well done is better than well said."





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kolwdwrkr

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#1 posted 02-26-2010 08:28 AM

looks great. Well done

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#2 posted 02-26-2010 09:31 AM

That is one fancy box..

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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#3 posted 02-26-2010 03:42 PM

nice looking box i like how you used the sap wood

-- self proclaimed copycat

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#4 posted 02-26-2010 04:48 PM

Very nice, how do you get the stripe on the lid?

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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#5 posted 02-26-2010 07:20 PM

Very nice indeed, the Padauk is beautiful.

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Jordan

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#6 posted 02-26-2010 07:21 PM

Really really nice! Great choice of wood and nicely shaped.

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#7 posted 02-27-2010 03:53 AM

Beautiful box. Nice and thoughtful gift.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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#8 posted 02-27-2010 04:34 AM

Nice use of the wood. I usually avoid Padauk with sap wood. I like how you made it a great visual element. Nice eye for design. Robert

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#9 posted 02-27-2010 04:39 AM

Great Lookin Box

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#10 posted 11-24-2010 11:00 PM

Serbian to English translation
Perfect, well defined, with a beautiful box …

Savrseno,lepo osmisljeno ,divna kutijica…

-- Lathe and my imagination will do everything to realize my dreams...Vanzemaljac

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#11 posted 08-30-2013 01:22 PM

Beautiful box—I particularly like your choice of hinges.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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