or Join Now!
- Maple & Walnut- test box before making one for my wife…....of a different style- 1st time trying joinery - made lots of mistakes, but learned more- Tung Oil Finish
home | projects | blog
7 posts in 1915 days
Preview this project card
2692 posts in 2321 days
#1 posted 02-03-2011 03:29 PM
Looks to me like you passed! Good stuff….
-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.
3027 posts in 2746 days
#2 posted 02-03-2011 03:35 PM
Nice Job Max… and Welcome to LJ”s!!
-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.
1419 posts in 2363 days
#3 posted 02-03-2011 04:05 PM
Nice job, that is excellent for a first, interesting joinery, and I am sold on the maple and walnut combination, looks like you are delving into a number of skill sets all at once, good job, thanks for sharing and welcome to the site
-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing
63 posts in 1933 days
#4 posted 02-03-2011 04:07 PM
I like the inset for opening the box. Great work!
2240 posts in 2515 days
#5 posted 02-03-2011 06:39 PM
Great job for a first try. The joints look tight and clean. Boxes are harder then they appear….especially getting the joints to fit without voids or tear out. Welcome to LJ’s – a great site for getting tips and getting inspiration.
-- Woodworking.....My small slice of heaven!
106 posts in 2307 days
#6 posted 02-03-2011 06:47 PM
Very nice box. Keep up the good work! I look at it if you don’t learn something you can do better from every project then you aren’t improving! I wish you many more happy box making experiences!
250 posts in 2348 days
#7 posted 02-03-2011 07:02 PM
Mighty nice looking prototype.
-- bigfish "I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it." Vincent Van Gogh
21202 posts in 2111 days
#8 posted 02-03-2011 07:25 PM
Nice work and Welcome to Lumberjocks.
-- 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
1369 posts in 3031 days
#9 posted 02-03-2011 07:37 PM
Good one! I’m sure the wife will be thrilled when you make hers.Welcome.
Go to Pulse page »
©2016 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.
Latest Projects |
Latest Blog Entries |
Latest Forum Topics