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Project by woodgrain411 posted 01-09-2011 03:16 PM 1542 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This simple project really took off made 11 total within 5 days my better half does the wood burning and has got so good at it I am jealous of her talent

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Splinterman

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#1 posted 01-09-2011 03:22 PM

Hey Woodgrain
Cool job on the chests and letter burning…real nice style.

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 01-09-2011 03:35 PM

I think that these look fine and with the wood burning to customize them you ought to do real well with them.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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rivergirl

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#3 posted 01-09-2011 03:52 PM

That is a nice pile of work,, and yes- the wood burning is excellent! Nice team effort there!

-- Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

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#4 posted 01-09-2011 04:03 PM

Looks like the two of you make an awesome team. Very cool projects. Thanks for sharing…

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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EGA

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#5 posted 01-09-2011 04:42 PM

Looking good on the chests…Maybe she can start taking the order with a personalized picture for the customer…Good, very good!!!

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workerinwood

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#6 posted 01-09-2011 05:21 PM

Very nice!! Great idea and nice team work. Thanks for posting.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#7 posted 01-09-2011 05:26 PM

Hi;

You both did a great job.

Lee

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#8 posted 01-09-2011 07:41 PM

good teamwork there :-)

take care

Dennis

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Richard

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#9 posted 01-09-2011 08:51 PM

Very nice indeed, I have to learn the art of woodburning. Are those lids coopered? I try coopering the lids of my chests but they are always a tad off. Great job.

-- Richard Boise, Idaho

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woodgrain411

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#10 posted 01-09-2011 09:45 PM

Well thank you everyone . Well Richard I built the box completely and hand planed each piece on the top to fit I wasn’t looking for perfection I wanted them a little rustic , then I cut the top section off and added the hinges I did run into alignment problems as well but I figured out to only use 1 screw in each part of a hinge ,then check it , clamp it and put the other screws in it !It seemed to work ok if anything was off I hand planed it in then re-sanded !

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#11 posted 01-10-2011 12:31 AM

ALL VERY NICE, YOU’RE RIGHT, YOUR WIFE IS VERY GOOD.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#12 posted 03-17-2011 07:26 PM

Exactly what I need to make for my grand-daughters collection of Harry Potter books!

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