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Inspired by Andy, I started playing around with making larger style Palm Boxes. The lid is walnut, sides are olive and the front and back are bocote.
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#1 posted 05-16-2011 04:12 AM
Very nice. Great choice of wood.
-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov
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#2 posted 05-16-2011 04:13 AM
Very nice! Great grain lines! Well done!
Dale J Struhar Sr
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#3 posted 05-16-2011 04:26 AM
Nice job. IThe mixture of woods look great.
-- Dale, Ohio
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#4 posted 05-16-2011 04:32 AM
wow, I love the grain on that box!
-- Tree, wood, and box lover. Former Pennsylvanian, current Coloradan, and soon to be Pennsylvanian once again!
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#5 posted 05-16-2011 08:41 AM
That is a whole hand box… for sure…. it certainly looks the part…
-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...
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#6 posted 05-16-2011 01:31 PM
Very clean looking box. Thanks for sharing!!
-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!
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#7 posted 05-16-2011 03:18 PM
Very nice indeed. Wonderful tones and that Bocote stands out against the other woods.I like the weathered grey driftwood backdrop, it makes the box stand out.
-- If I can do it, so can you.
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#8 posted 05-16-2011 04:17 PM
Well done! Good choice of wood.I’ve made several of the smaller ones and given them away to friends, They seem to appreciate something handmade.
-- If you say 'It's good enough', it probably isn't.
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#9 posted 05-17-2011 03:44 AM
Excellent choice of wood, looks stunning
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#10 posted 11-04-2012 01:32 PM
Very nice box here Doug, I love the wood you used on it.
-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs
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#11 posted 06-22-2016 06:41 PM
The wood on this box is absolutely beautiful and the box is done so nicely.
helluvawreck aka Charleshttp://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com
-- 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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