Plain box - gorgeous wood

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Project by wayned posted 04-28-2011 12:16 AM 1780 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a simple recipe box I built for my wife. The design and construction are in no way unique. It’s about the size of a lady’s shoe box. What makes it special is the wood. It is made of curly maple trimmed in jatoba, with a maple burl veneered top.

-- WayneD

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#1 posted 04-28-2011 12:54 AM

Looks very nice, elegant wood combo, and really good looking wood, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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#2 posted 04-28-2011 05:58 AM

The burl is beautiful and the box is very nice.

-- Tom D

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#3 posted 04-28-2011 07:21 AM

Very lovely box, Wayne. The wood makes all the difference, doesn’t it?


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#4 posted 04-28-2011 11:11 AM

Oh yeah. Gorgeous woods :)

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

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