Simple Heart shaped box

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Project by Raskal posted 02-14-2011 10:40 PM 1843 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just a simple box made from firewood that I made to attempt to justify the hundreds of dollars worth of tools I have.

I think I’ll stuff it with chocolate today (helps the cause)

make it a great day everyone.


Forgot to add where I got the original inspiration for the project. Woodworkers Journal

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#1 posted 02-14-2011 11:06 PM

Wow, very nice figure in that wood! Great little heart box… Great minds think along the same lines I guess…

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#2 posted 02-14-2011 11:40 PM

Beautiful wood, great job.

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#3 posted 02-14-2011 11:56 PM

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#4 posted 02-15-2011 02:34 AM

very cool.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#5 posted 02-15-2011 03:26 AM

Nice box! Just curious what kind of wood is it? My guess is willow.

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#6 posted 02-15-2011 03:44 AM

not sure what type of wood this is. Like I said it was firewood, and around here we have lots of cottonwood and maple. The wood is spalting and is very weak in it’s spalted area, but it doesn’t seem as soft as cottonwood.

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#7 posted 02-15-2011 05:48 AM

Chocolate is always a good tool for persuasion.

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