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Christmas Gift Recipe Box

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Project by grumpybear7357 posted 12-26-2016 03:51 AM 438 views 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

I was asked by a family friend to make her a recipe card box to hold 4×6 inch cards. She wanted the box as a gift for her mother. Material is Eastern Red Cedar. Bottom held in place with a glued rabbet on all edges. Top is rabbeted on all sides and simply sits atop the box. Ends are jointed with a tongued rabbet. Turned the knob on my 1951 ShopSmith 10ER. Finish is BLO/SatinPoly/Mineral Spirits in a 1:1:1 ratio. Fun project. Merry Christmas everyone.

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#1 posted 12-26-2016 03:26 PM

I like your choice of wood. Looks very well made. I also made a recipe box for my daughter in law. Great gifts for great cooks!

-- Chuck, Michigan,

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