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I’ve raided the wood pile again.The primary wood is Alder which was the firewood. I used some scrap Juniper for the liner and Black Walnut for the splines. It’s finished with three coats of wipe on Poly.
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#1 posted 08-04-2010 08:20 PM
Nice!!, I just pulled a few pieces out of the pile myself.waiting for new resaw blade to come.
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#2 posted 08-04-2010 09:11 PM
Beautiful Box, Jeff!!I guess you couldn’t find any nice wood though, huh? ;-)
-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.
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#3 posted 08-04-2010 09:24 PM
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#4 posted 08-04-2010 09:41 PM
Wood source = firewood. I have some spalted birch in triangle form right now. Beautiful box. The fact you saved it from becoming BTUs is icing on the cake.
-- There's many a slip betwixt a cup and a lip.--Scott
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#5 posted 08-04-2010 09:46 PM
Some of the nicest alder I’ve seen!
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#6 posted 08-04-2010 10:59 PM
Beautiful wood, great box.
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#7 posted 08-05-2010 01:14 AM
Nice recovery from firewood. The spalted portion is really amazing when it came from a natural way such as firewood where a lot of fungi tribe.
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#8 posted 08-05-2010 02:45 AM
Looks great! lots of charachter
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#9 posted 08-05-2010 03:04 AM
Nice! That is some Beautiful Firewood.Great Box!
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#10 posted 08-05-2010 06:29 PM
Great box, nice recycle.
-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.
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#11 posted 01-20-2014 05:09 PM
Very nice. There is a certain satisfaction milling your own lumber from found wood. I have some huge juniper in my yard and have made a few projects from them. The odor from juniper is like cedar on steroids.
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