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Curved top box

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Project by rettpr295 posted 01-26-2011 01:32 AM 1645 views 3 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first attempt at making a curved top box.

-- Ron, Michigan, www.Lappwoodworks.com





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blackcherry

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#1 posted 01-26-2011 01:42 AM

Well done, I like all the grain and color on this box…thanks for showing BC

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lanwater

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#2 posted 01-26-2011 01:48 AM

Very nice box. I agree with blackcherry the color combination is very nice.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#3 posted 01-26-2011 01:50 AM

Ron,
Very attractive box. Nicely done.
Roger (also in MI)

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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#4 posted 01-26-2011 01:54 AM

Love it, great looking box.

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bigike

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#5 posted 01-26-2011 02:02 AM

very nice work, the top came out great. Blog Blog Blog.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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rrdesigns

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#6 posted 01-26-2011 02:14 AM

How did you create the top? Wondering if the change of grain direction in the middle will come back to haunt you.

-- Beth, Oklahoma, Rambling Road Designs

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#7 posted 01-26-2011 03:24 AM

Cool design!

To answer Beth’s question, I’ve done a lot of weird stuff with grain direction in small boxes and have never had a problem.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#8 posted 01-26-2011 04:14 AM

Very sweet looking box…nice job.

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#9 posted 01-26-2011 05:34 AM

nice box. what are the woods you used?

-- Dave from Buffalo Grove

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Oldwest

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#10 posted 01-26-2011 12:03 PM

Nice box, I love the way it curves wth the grain.

-- Anyone who isn’t totally confused just doesn’t understand the situation.

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TJ65

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#11 posted 01-26-2011 12:14 PM

very nice, love the inlay too.

-- Theresa, https://sites.google.com/site/tmj65treasure/

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#12 posted 01-27-2011 06:17 PM

looks very nice

-- Safety first because someone needs you.

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#13 posted 01-30-2011 12:08 AM

Looks like the first time was a charm – great looking box.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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#14 posted 01-30-2011 12:32 AM

Very nice for the first attempt!

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