Toy Box

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Project by ronstar posted 05-11-2010 01:33 PM 1981 views 3 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Toy Box for my niece’s baby boy. He’s still a few weeks from coming into this world, so it looks like I got a project done on time for a change. Alder, walnut, using loose tenons in mortises cut from my mortise pal. Several coats of Watco natural danish oil followed by a few coats of beeswax. Also used 2 Rockler toy box lid supports for safety.

-- Ron, Northern Illinois

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#1 posted 05-11-2010 02:43 PM

wow. lucky kid.

-- Kate,

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#2 posted 05-11-2010 03:01 PM

Very nice, good job!!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#3 posted 05-11-2010 04:02 PM

Nice toy box.

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#4 posted 05-11-2010 06:42 PM

Well done toy box keep up the good work.

-- Best Regards With Personalized Rocking Chairs And Furniture On My Mind,

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#5 posted 05-12-2010 03:59 AM

Great box. Very well done.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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#6 posted 05-12-2010 04:45 AM

A great looking toy box! You did very well!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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#7 posted 05-12-2010 05:30 AM

Say that 3 times fast, very nice looking toy box

Oh I guess it’s toy boat

-- Custom furniture

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#8 posted 05-13-2010 04:31 AM

Ron, thats a sharp looking toy box You have made there.I like the design and contrasting woods and the finish came out great as well. Making something for family members is always rewarding and I am sure this piece was well received. Nice job and stay safe !

-- Rob,Gaithersburg,MD,One mans trash is another mans wood shop treasure ! ;-)

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