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Project by tomsteve posted 09-17-2018 05:21 PM 438 views 2 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

i rather like when a customer gives me some free reign over how a project is to be. this one, she wanted a “basic box” for blankets with the requirement being the top have a look like a table top in a show she follows. i dont do “basic” too good. since shes a native michigander living out east, i decided to use all wood cut and processed in michigan. the top is walnut,hickory, and maple while the frame for the box is birch. the panels are contre-plaquĆ©. thats just playwood in french, but i felt this is too elegant to call it plywood. wasnt grown here but i did purchase the contre-plaquĆ© in michigan so close enough.





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 09-17-2018 07:05 PM

Nice Chest!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 09-18-2018 11:56 AM

This blanket chest is so nice and beautifully done.

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