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Oval box Idea from Lars in Norway

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Project by wncguy posted 07-14-2017 08:21 PM 337 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

3 months ago, Lars posted a great looking box so I decided to give it a try. While I think it will sell in the gallery, it was not of the caliper of what Lars did. Actually made 2, one of red cedar & other of walnut. 4 coats of arm-r-seal. Sanding inside of the box drawer opening was not fun.
The other 2 boxes are same style I’ve made before.

Thanks for looking.

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majuvla

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#1 posted 07-15-2017 08:17 AM

Beautiful and challenging shapes. I like various woods you used – great work!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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ralbuck

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#2 posted 07-15-2017 02:50 PM

All are very nice.

As I can NOT draw/cut a straight line without a great guide; I like the curved ones best!

-- SAWDUST is THERAPY without a couch! just rjR

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 07-15-2017 03:51 PM

These are beautiful boxes. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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wncguy

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#4 posted 07-16-2017 05:07 PM

Guys, thanks for looking & taking time to respond with your nice comments.

-- Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a Dad

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Blackie_

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#5 posted 07-25-2017 12:30 PM

Both very nice Wncguy, might I add a suggestion? Myself as a bandsaw box builder, by placing runners under the drawers it will center the drawers inside of the cavities making it look more appealing. Below is one of my projects to show how it would look.

Click for details

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Gene Howe

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#6 posted 07-25-2017 12:40 PM


Both very nice Wncguy, might I add a suggestion? Myself as a bandsaw box builder, by placing runners under the drawers it will center the drawers inside of the cavities making it look more appealing. Below is one of my projects to show how it would look.

Click for details

- Blackie_


Blackie, could you provide some details? It’s a problem I Sometimes have, too.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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