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Project by michaeljohn posted 02-20-2011 10:51 PM 1214 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Box that I made using Walnut for the sides and top trim.
Center of top is burl veneer.
Legs are Curley Maple
Handle is Curley Maple and Australian Red Cedar.

Inside lined in velvet.
Sprayed Laquer finish.

-- Mike, Aptos, Calif.

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#1 posted 02-20-2011 10:56 PM

Gorgeous box. Finish looks good too.

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

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#2 posted 02-20-2011 11:06 PM

what did you use for a finish? very nice indeed.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#3 posted 02-20-2011 11:11 PM

Beautiful box, love the burl.

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

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#4 posted 02-20-2011 11:29 PM

that is really very nice! :) well done.

-- Adventure? Heh! Excitement? Heh! A Woodworker craves not these things!

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#5 posted 02-20-2011 11:32 PM

Very nice – I have just the place for it ;-)

-- Dust to more Dust -

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#6 posted 02-22-2011 11:47 PM

Nice box, beautiful, well conceived choice of woods, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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