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Project by wellington posted 12-26-2010 02:14 AM 1080 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A gift box for a friend of mine.

It’s cherry, walnut, and peach wood…

The interior still needs to be lined, but I haven’t had a ton of time lately.

Making stuff like this is fun, because it’s a challenge doing delicate work with all of our blunt force style tools… Oh, and I would have done a much better job of sanding the exterior of the drawer… but both of our spindle sanders are out of commission…

-- I want to be a space ship when I grow up.





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WoodenFrog

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#1 posted 12-26-2010 02:44 AM

Looks Good Wellington, nice work!

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SPalm

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#2 posted 12-26-2010 03:11 AM

Nice.
It reminds me of bread. I am not sure why.
I think I might be hungry.

Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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OttoH

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#3 posted 12-26-2010 03:27 PM

A very striking box, I love the contrasting woods and the design.

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TonyWard

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#4 posted 12-26-2010 11:21 PM

wellington

Nice combination of timbers, a gift I suspect that will be well received.

Tony Ward

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Chip

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#5 posted 12-27-2010 07:40 PM

Uniquely beautiful. What a gem. Love it.

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

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