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Potpourri Box With Pressed Metal Lid.

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Project by Grumpy posted 09-29-2018 06:07 AM 1217 views 1 time favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

potpourri box from Aussie hardwood finished with several coats of wipe on ploy.
The potpourri lid is metal with lugs so it can either sit flush on the top or can be recessed in.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python





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Druid

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#1 posted 09-29-2018 06:23 AM

Nice turning Grumpy, and useful too. I’m sure that it will be enjoyed for years to come. Even Karson, your “old buddy”, will refer to this as a “Great design” in comment #13 when he posts it on 09-30-2018. ;)

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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#2 posted 09-29-2018 06:51 AM

Lovely!

-- God bless, Candy

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#3 posted 09-29-2018 07:43 AM

Nice box Grumpy, like the shape and lid.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#4 posted 09-29-2018 07:45 AM

Beautiful, Tony. Just beautiful. That’s all.

-- Mark

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#5 posted 09-29-2018 10:41 AM

very nice,Grumpy

-- bambi

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#6 posted 09-29-2018 11:14 AM

Very nice Tony! Perfect for Potpourri!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#7 posted 09-29-2018 12:42 PM

Very well done, Tony!!!!!

Cheers, Jim

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

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#8 posted 09-29-2018 12:44 PM

Nice job, Tony

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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#9 posted 09-29-2018 12:49 PM

Nice job Tony. That wood looks a lot like purpleheart.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#10 posted 09-29-2018 09:28 PM

Those colors are beautiful Tony.
And that is a keepsake for generations to come.

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#11 posted 09-29-2018 10:51 PM

A+A+A+!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#12 posted 10-01-2018 12:18 AM

Thanks for looking Jocks.
Dave, could have been purple heart the colour is sure like it.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#13 posted 10-01-2018 01:10 AM

Beautiful Tony. Great design

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Appomattox Virginia karsonwm@gmail.com †

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#14 posted 10-01-2018 01:26 AM

Thanks Karson my old buddy.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#15 posted 10-02-2018 05:08 AM

The color is stunning.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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