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Project by nralien posted 02-27-2017 01:35 AM 1177 views 4 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made a cherry box with sapele trim for my 15 year old daughter. She made her dad happy when she really liked it. Hardware is Brusso. Very nice to work with.

-- nralien, Wausau, WI





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Gary

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#1 posted 02-27-2017 01:39 AM

Really nice work. She will be proud of it for years

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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kiefer

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#2 posted 02-27-2017 04:27 AM

Lovely looking box and nice details all around .
There is no better gift than one dad made especially a box this nice .

Klaus

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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recycle1943

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#3 posted 02-27-2017 12:49 PM

Very nice and although it looks like a simple little box, we all know better.

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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doubleDD

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#4 posted 02-27-2017 02:05 PM

Very sleek looking box. It’s great when you can see the smile on the face of the receiver. Makes it all worth it.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#5 posted 02-27-2017 02:59 PM

beautiful piece

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oldrivers

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#6 posted 02-27-2017 03:14 PM

Beautiful box, great workmanship and excellent heirloom gift to you Daughter, (wonderful)

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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quasarwutwut

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#7 posted 02-27-2017 06:05 PM

WOW. Really pretty. She’ll have that forever, excellent work!!

-- Jordan, Chicago, not allowed near saws or goats. Or goats with saws.

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helluvawreck

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#8 posted 02-27-2017 11:07 PM

This is such a beautiful box. You have done a wonderful job on this piece.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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DonSol

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#9 posted 02-28-2017 12:31 AM

A beautiful cherry box, nice clean lines and great craftsmanship.

-- Don Solomon, New Castle, IN; Quality is not an act, it is a habit. Aristotle

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DomVader

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#10 posted 02-28-2017 12:52 AM

Beautiful work

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#11 posted 03-01-2017 02:59 AM

Great looking box. What finish did you use?

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nralien

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#12 posted 03-01-2017 04:36 PM

The finish was a coat of no wax shellac followed by several layers of Waterlox.

-- nralien, Wausau, WI

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mat60

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#13 posted 03-01-2017 04:50 PM

Great work. Bet she loves it.

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