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Project by woodkiller posted 1483 days ago 1865 views 6 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box was for my daughter. I made this one from the same wood my friend brought me from a building site they were clearing off. It is red cedar and I let my daughter pick out the pull. I got the inside flocked last night and took the pictures today. I finished this with spray lacquer. As always comments welcome. Thanks Russell





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BoxBuilder

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#1 posted 1483 days ago

That is a beautiful job & I am sure that will be long cherished by your daughter!!!!!

-- Richard, Pennsylvania

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Ken90712

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#2 posted 1483 days ago

Cool box! Yep you killed the wood and brought it back to life. Love the knott in it as well as the color.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Kate

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#3 posted 1483 days ago

nice box. isn’t cedar a nice wood to work with?

-- Kate, http://www.wooden-box-maker.com

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Richard

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#4 posted 1483 days ago

It almost looks like some exotic wood (you could of said it was royal Austalian mahogany and I would of believed you), good job on the finish. The knot gives it an added touch of interest.

-- Richard Boise, Idaho

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araldite

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#5 posted 1483 days ago

Really nice box. Caught my eye right away. Good use for a beautiful piece of cedar

-- Failure is the road to success if you learn to learn from your mistakes - Vince, Greenville, SC

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woodworm

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#6 posted 1483 days ago

Very nice box.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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lanwater

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#7 posted 1483 days ago

Good looking box. The finish highlight your design and especially the knot quite well.

Good Job.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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CreekWoodworker

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#8 posted 1483 days ago

Very Nice, love the grain pattern.

-- Mike ...Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction

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donjoe

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#9 posted 1483 days ago

Very nice bandsaw box. Love that cedar.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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clieb91

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#10 posted 1483 days ago

Nicely Done the finish really seems to bring out the wood.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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tomd

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#11 posted 1483 days ago

Great box, nice color.

-- Tom D

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TonyWard

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#12 posted 1482 days ago

Nice box. Wood off a building site, no such thing as waste wood!

Tony Ward

-- Bandsawn Box Plans available at ~ http://www.tonyward.org

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woodkiller

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#13 posted 1482 days ago

TonyWard he is getting me a truckload of Pecan so I will have alot of project wood. I think they are clearing part of an old orchard. Thanks for all the nice comments.

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Toolz

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#14 posted 1482 days ago

Great box, like the “bullseye” effect of the knott

-- Larry "Work like a Captain but Play like a Pirate!"

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mtkate

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#15 posted 1482 days ago

Argh, this is all SteveinMarin’s fault… I am now ogling bandsaw boxes. This is nice. I will admit I am not keen on the handle (not a hearts type of girl) but the rest of it is great and the knot is very pretty.

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