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Maia's Bandsaw (Purple)heart Birthday Box

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Project by Sandy posted 05-31-2017 12:20 AM 340 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A bandsaw box made of purpleheart and maple for granddaughter Maia’s 7th birthday. Inside is wine flocking, and finish is Minwax high gloss poly.





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tyvekboy

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#1 posted 05-31-2017 01:58 AM

What a beautiful present.

-- Tyvekboy -- Marietta, GA ………….. one can never be too organized

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sunshine2012

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#2 posted 05-31-2017 11:17 AM

Beautiful work!! I bet she loved it..

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Sandy

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#3 posted 05-31-2017 11:19 AM

Thank you Alex and Sunshine!

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Roger Gaborski

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#4 posted 05-31-2017 12:14 PM

Nice contrast between Purple Heart and the maple.
Roger

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Sandy

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#5 posted 05-31-2017 12:20 PM

Thank you, Roger.

I’m not sure why the pictures are all rotated or whether it’s possible to correct that.

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helluvawreck

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#6 posted 05-31-2017 06:19 PM

What a beautiful box and so nicely done.

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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#7 posted 05-31-2017 06:47 PM

Beautiful bandsaw box!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Roger Gaborski

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#8 posted 06-01-2017 12:34 AM

Sandy,
Concerning the image rotation – my experience has been if I take pictures using my iPhone it isn’t possible to rotate the images when I post them. If I use my Canon camera I can successfully rotate the images.
Roger

-- Roger Gaborski, http://www.rogergaborski.com

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Sandy

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#9 posted 06-01-2017 01:25 PM

Thank you, Charles!

@Roger… I don’t understand why it should matter how a .jpg image is created, although I do acknowledge that my pics were taken using my iPhone. Also, they were upright when uploaded. Too bad there does not appear to be any way on the site to edit/rotate images once they have been uploaded.

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majuvla

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#10 posted 06-01-2017 07:18 PM

Perfect box for the gift, I like the purple hearth wood.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Sandy

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#11 posted 06-01-2017 07:23 PM

Thank you, Ivan!

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Jim Sellers

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#12 posted 06-03-2017 06:10 PM

Nice looking bandsaw box Sandy.. Been off site for awhile but glad to see your post

-- J.C.Sellers, Norcross, Ga. Just cut it right the first time. The best carpenters make the fewest chips.

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