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Project by Jak2703 posted 09-28-2017 08:23 PM 381 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Was asked to build a memorial box for a friend of mine who’s mom just past away.
Made from locally harvested and milled walnut. Took us about three days (after work) to get it done. Thought it was pretty nice considering it was my first time doing box joints.





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rtbrmb

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#1 posted 09-28-2017 09:11 PM

The joints turned out very nice & overall a nice tribute to your friend’s mom.

Bill in MI

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pottz

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#2 posted 09-28-2017 09:16 PM

bill thanks for straightening this out,and yes i agree nice job on the box.welcome to lumber jocks.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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Scott Oldre

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#3 posted 09-28-2017 10:29 PM

looks very nice. I’m sure it was appreciated.

-- Scott, Irmo SC

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jimbrown

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#4 posted 09-28-2017 11:53 PM

Good looking project. Walnut is a great memorial wood.
I had to read through a lot of helps to find out that if you pick a picture and edit it (crop and resize) minutely, then save it, it STAYS in the right position when you up load it. I just posted a couple tha were not upside down.

-- JimBrown

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Jak2703

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#5 posted 09-29-2017 12:29 AM

Thanks for the help with the pictures. Having a bit of a struggle.

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#6 posted 09-29-2017 02:14 PM

This is a beautiful box and done so nicely.

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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