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Wine Boxes for my twin sons Birthday (42)

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Project by Scrapjock posted 02-26-2010 05:03 PM 1462 views 10 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

One has walnut ends and hi-lights and the other has Spanish cedar. These boxes were made from Scrap.

-- Dana P, N. Cove Gainesville, GA - Remember the 6P's: "Proper Planning Prevents Pis-Poor Performance." Victory loves preparation.





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RexMcKinnon

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#1 posted 02-26-2010 05:54 PM

Beautiful boxes. I assume that your sons are older than the child in your picture. If not you will have to start by putting baby bottles in there. LOL

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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richgreer

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#2 posted 02-26-2010 06:04 PM

Very nice. I wish I had some scrap like that. The curly maple is gorgeous.

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

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Chase

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#3 posted 02-26-2010 06:42 PM

lucky sons, do you want to adopt another?

-- Every neighborhood has an eccentric neighbor. I wondered for years "who was ours?" Then I realized it was me.

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AaronK

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#4 posted 02-26-2010 07:45 PM

nice! what type of wood is Scrap? ;-) also, are those pins/dowels metal or wood?

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Scrapjock

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#5 posted 02-26-2010 07:45 PM

The child in the picture is me at 6 mo’s. I am starting over with my second childhood. Those boys are now 42. So I am trying to get them to adopt me. I just hope they will pay my lumber bills.

I had that curly maple board for a long time. Not really scrap, but the walnut and Spanish cedar was scrap. The dowel pins are 1/4 inch brass.

-- Dana P, N. Cove Gainesville, GA - Remember the 6P's: "Proper Planning Prevents Pis-Poor Performance." Victory loves preparation.

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#6 posted 02-26-2010 10:42 PM

Beautiful wood and a nice design!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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Triumph1

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#7 posted 02-26-2010 11:03 PM

That is some beautiful curl! Great job on the candle boxes….if that is what you use them for:-) Thank you for sharing!

-- Jeff , Illinois Please...can I stay in the basement a little longer, please!

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donjoe

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#8 posted 02-27-2010 04:01 AM

Really nice wine boxes you have made.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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kcrandy

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#9 posted 02-27-2010 04:16 AM

If each son has a son buy a bottle of port when they are born and put it in the box and then open when they turn 21. Be quite a ceremony!

-- Caulk and paint are a poor carpenter's best friends

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