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Hey guys and gals, This palm box was laminated and designed by my beautiful wife. She let me put it together though. A nice little twist on a very fun project.


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#1 posted 03-30-2011 08:00 AM

Beautiful both, your Wife and the box!!
Glad to see you didn’t give up on the box making… :)

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#2 posted 03-30-2011 10:25 AM

Great job she has a good eye for what looks great! Congrats to both well done.

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

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#3 posted 03-30-2011 10:57 AM

great work
from the two of you

nice to see some of the ‘cutting boards’
are used as dimensional pieces

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#4 posted 03-30-2011 11:16 AM

Nice job to the 2 of you.

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

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#5 posted 03-30-2011 03:20 PM

I’d say she’s a keeper! (The box AND your wife.)

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

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#6 posted 03-30-2011 04:27 PM

real kewl box, super design, you both “did yourselves proud”

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

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#7 posted 03-30-2011 07:11 PM

Wow, sure am glad you didn’t stop !!!!

This is beautiful and yes, I agree with Charlie, both your wife and the box are for sure a KEEPER !

-- Gene, Majestic Eagle Woodworks,,

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#8 posted 03-30-2011 07:49 PM

Your wife has good taste and she did a beautiful job on the laminating. It’s beautiful, Leith. It looks like you two certainly make a good team.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#9 posted 03-30-2011 07:56 PM

Not just a good team, a GREAT team! Keep ‘em comin!

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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#10 posted 03-30-2011 08:20 PM

You are a good team !
That box came out great!

-- Eric, central Florida / Utor praemia operibus duris

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#11 posted 03-30-2011 10:27 PM

A talented Family!

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#12 posted 03-31-2011 04:54 PM

Hi Leith and Your Beautiful talented Wife, that’s another great looking box, cool wood combination and fine construction, You have been quite busy is see, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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#13 posted 03-31-2011 04:57 PM

There is a lot to be said about this. My wife tells me what she wants and its my job to make it look the way she wants it to look. If she is not happy, nobody is.

Good job!

-- David in Damascus, MD

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#14 posted 04-02-2011 02:15 PM

That’s a very cool box. I always enjoy seeing your work. Kudos to your wife, for an excellent design.
I like your Cubs hat, also.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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