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Project by SuburbanDon posted 1597 days ago 1369 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is one of my first serious projects and my first time using a finger joint jig. The sides are black walnut and the base is luan (yes). Finish is Formby’s tung oil. The lip at the front was the hardest thing to do without it looking hand made.

-- --- Measure twice, mis-cut, start over, repeat ---





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Blake

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#1 posted 1597 days ago

Why wouldn’t you want it to look hand made? One of the challenges in all of my projects is making sure people know its handmade.

Its really nice.

-- Happy woodworking! http://www.openarmsphotography.com

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SuburbanDon

482 posts in 1598 days


#2 posted 1597 days ago

Perhaps “hand made” was the wrong choice of words. I just like straight clean edges.

-- --- Measure twice, mis-cut, start over, repeat ---

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CharlieM1958

15670 posts in 2822 days


#3 posted 1597 days ago

Great looking in box. Time for the matching out box!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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donjoe

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#4 posted 1597 days ago

Great job on this one. That’s the way I like an in box, EMPTY.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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bigike

4031 posts in 1893 days


#5 posted 1597 days ago

vey nice work, very crisp box joints

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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