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I wanted to build a grease box..........

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Project by jeepturner posted 1280 days ago 1516 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I wanted to try one of those grease boxes, even though I am not a big hand tool guy. I have planes and I use them when they are needed, but I will turn to a power tool if I have one to do the job. With that being said I still wanted to make one. The other thing that I have wanted to do is pay a co-worker friend back for the nice piece of ebony that he gave me. He plays guitar so I thought I would make a grease box style guitar pick holder for him. Well here it is.

It is made from some of the ebony he gave me, with a bow tie of maple.

-- Mel,





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wb8nbs

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#1 posted 1280 days ago

Good idea, I like it.

-- The only difference between men and boys is the price of their toys.

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 1280 days ago

Cool grease box! Now you are a member of Mads’ GBOC ( grease box owners club)

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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BarbS

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#3 posted 1280 days ago

What a great idea for a valued guitar pick. Nicely done!

-- http://barbsid.blogspot.com/

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Maveric777

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#4 posted 1280 days ago

Looks good!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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jeepturner

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#5 posted 1279 days ago

Thanks for all the nice comments, I hope he appreciates it. If not he can go pack it full of tallow for all I care :-)

-- Mel,

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mafe

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#6 posted 1237 days ago

How did I miss this one before?
It is a wonderful little grease box you have made.
So I can welcome you in the grease box owners club GBOC.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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jeepturner

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#7 posted 1236 days ago

Mads, I really enjoyed making the grease box, but I am kinda sad that I don’t have it anymore. Looking back, I should have made two of them.

-- Mel,

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bigike

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#8 posted 1236 days ago

cool looken box

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

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