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Spalted Maple Box

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Project by blackcherry posted 10-28-2010 11:34 PM 1355 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello fellow jocks here I have a small box made out of a piece of Spalted Maple which had some curly grain as well. The finish is Danish oil with a bee’s wax top coat. Thanks for viewing…BC





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Chip

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#1 posted 10-28-2010 11:59 PM

Simple, elegant, beautiful… sweet piece BC. Is the handle on a second lid inside the box or is that a tray of sorts? Great craftsmanship and beautiful wood selection as always. Thanks for letting us see it.

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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ellen35

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#2 posted 10-29-2010 12:39 AM

this is just exquisite!
you really have a way of putting woods together!

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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degoose

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#3 posted 10-29-2010 12:41 AM

And it all came together and was wonderful

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blackcherry

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#4 posted 10-29-2010 12:51 AM

Chip the second lid is a tray which lift out to reveal the divided section. Thanks for the kind words…BC

Ellen and Larry thanks as well…BC

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robert triplett

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#5 posted 10-29-2010 02:01 AM

I like the design and the wood. Spalted wood can show a lot of interesting character. The lift off lid works very well.
Robert

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and so little time!

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Karson

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#6 posted 10-29-2010 02:50 AM

Beautiful Box. Nice wood selection.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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WoodenFrog

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#7 posted 10-29-2010 03:18 AM

I love it! Very Beautiful! Great work!

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Beginningwoodworker

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#8 posted 10-31-2010 04:48 AM

Thats a beautiful box.

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#9 posted 10-31-2010 04:51 AM

Very very nice

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