Curved top box

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Project by rettpr295 posted 1305 days ago 1499 views 3 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first attempt at making a curved top box.

-- Ron, Michigan,

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#1 posted 1305 days ago

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

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#2 posted 1305 days ago

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

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#3 posted 1305 days ago

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 1305 days ago

Love it, great looking box.

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#5 posted 1305 days ago

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

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#6 posted 1305 days ago

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 1305 days ago

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 1305 days ago

Very sweet looking box…nice job.

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#9 posted 1305 days ago

nice box. what are the woods you used?

-- Dave from Buffalo Grove

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#10 posted 1305 days ago

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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#11 posted 1305 days ago

very nice, love the inlay too.

-- Theresa,

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#12 posted 1303 days ago

looks very nice

-- Safety first because someone needs you.

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#13 posted 1301 days ago

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

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#14 posted 1301 days ago

Very nice for the first attempt!

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