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Spalted Poplar Jewelry box

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Project by Code28WoodWorks posted 03-02-2011 07:44 AM 3448 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a jewelry box that I made for my wife. I bought a load of 1000 bf of poplar from a sawmill and there was one spalted board in the mix of it. Thought I’d give it to the unique woman in my life.

-- "There's no worse feeling than that millisecond you're sure you are going to die after leaning your chair back a little too far. "





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lizardhead

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#1 posted 03-02-2011 07:50 AM

Yeah but what’s a “goman”

-- Lizardhead---Yeah but it's a dry heat--Tempe, Az

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robert triplett

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#2 posted 03-02-2011 08:36 AM

That is the first Poplar I have ever liked! Nice find. That’s qoman. Your fingers worj as well as mine. Nice box. I bet she loves it.

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and now time to work!!!

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#3 posted 03-02-2011 08:43 AM

Love the wood Grains….really nice box

-- "older I get, the more fun I have"

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#4 posted 03-02-2011 10:28 AM

Kirisute Gomen? :p Very nice box, the figure is wonderful :)

-- Thomas - Pondering the inclusion of woodworking into physics and chemistry classes...

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#5 posted 03-02-2011 11:29 AM

Great looking project and wood. I just love spalted woods. Sure she loved it.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#6 posted 03-02-2011 02:10 PM

Nice box..

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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#7 posted 03-02-2011 02:18 PM

That box looks great and so does the wood.

-- 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

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Code28WoodWorks

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#8 posted 03-02-2011 04:17 PM

Haha! Sorry guys, I cant type!

-- "There's no worse feeling than that millisecond you're sure you are going to die after leaning your chair back a little too far. "

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Sodabowski

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#9 posted 03-02-2011 04:29 PM

But you can do nice things with wood :)

-- Thomas - Pondering the inclusion of woodworking into physics and chemistry classes...

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#10 posted 03-02-2011 11:22 PM

Wonderful looking box, great job

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