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Project by david38 posted 03-17-2017 07:35 PM 724 views 7 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

tony i liked your box so i tried to make one for a friend. I finally got it right as you can see i made two other tries
before i got the sizes right. I used your recommends for parts it works great . I used there other two for kleenex gave to wife and daughter in law.It does not look as good as yours but it works.Made out of butternut ,spalted maple and walnut.





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#1 posted 03-17-2017 07:46 PM

David,

Nice effort and it’s your own? Nice woods in the boxes. Maybe some walnut inlay for accent?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#2 posted 03-17-2017 09:11 PM

Those are some nice boxes. I think you did a fine job and the wood is attractive. As you pointed out, the original design was Tony (woodshaver). I may make one this year.

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#3 posted 03-17-2017 09:50 PM

Great job on your boxes David! Love the butternut spalted maple. I need to make one more for my son. He wants to put one in a consignment shop. I’m not sure how much they would be worth but I’ll leave that up to him. He’s in North Carolina.
Nice to see your work!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#4 posted 03-18-2017 03:01 AM

Great job Dave. Tony’s idea is cool. He gave me a set of pins when I visited him, that I will use to build one soon. Just have to be cautious the grandchildren. Nice selection of lumber.

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

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#5 posted 03-18-2017 03:34 PM

Cool looking boxes, David. Nice work.

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails

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#6 posted 03-18-2017 03:45 PM

thank you for all the comments

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#7 posted 03-18-2017 04:16 PM

Outstanding….

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#8 posted 03-18-2017 05:39 PM

It’s an outstanding gun lock box.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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#9 posted 03-19-2017 11:35 PM

Wewll done box, looks great, love the tissue box design

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#10 posted 03-19-2017 11:51 PM

Mikee likee!

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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#11 posted 03-20-2017 08:41 PM

Looks great. I love concealment furniture. :)

-- Peter, A man convinced against his will is of the same opinion still.

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