Some lidded boxes

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Project by Darell posted 03-23-2011 06:13 PM 1525 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I turned these out while playing around at home. The first two pics are of a lidded box made from Mesquite. The next three are of a lidded box made from a branch of a butternut tree from my mom’s place. The third of these pics is the inside of the lid where I played a bit with a new texturing toy. The last pic is another lidded box turned from Mesquite. All were sanded to 320 grit, polished with PSI EEE and finished with Mylands.

-- Darell, Norman, Ok.

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#1 posted 03-23-2011 08:58 PM

NIce little collection here Darell :)
well done

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#2 posted 03-23-2011 11:52 PM

nice work darrel.

-- Got Wood?

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#3 posted 03-24-2011 01:40 PM

Beautiful turnings, you should try your texture tool on the outside, looks great.

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

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#4 posted 03-24-2011 04:24 PM

Nice little boxes, good looking wood and your texture looks cool, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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#5 posted 03-24-2011 09:55 PM

I like these. The wood is beautiful and so are the boxes.

-- 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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#6 posted 03-25-2011 01:13 AM

Thanks for the nice comments. The texture tool will be used on the outside of a project soon. Figured I’d try it out where it wouldn’t show to much first.

-- Darell, Norman, Ok.

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