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Project by LEITH posted 06-15-2011 10:05 PM 2113 views 12 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello guys and gals. Here are two more palm boxes I made out of some scrap. They are made a little longer than my previous boxes. The first box is Yellow Pine, Aromatic Cedar, and Walnut. The second box is Walnut, Black Gum, and Aromatic Cedar. Thanks for looking.


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#1 posted 06-15-2011 10:35 PM

Beautiful wood and great craftsmanship.
Wonderful job

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#2 posted 06-15-2011 10:46 PM

Beautiful , would like to see more of the lid on the first one.

-- Paul , Calfornia

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#3 posted 06-15-2011 11:21 PM

Very nice indeed

The inlay in box one looks interesting.


-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#4 posted 06-15-2011 11:44 PM

Great boxes, inlay is wonderful

-- Norman

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#5 posted 06-16-2011 12:01 AM

very nice!

-- Jorge Velez, Guadalajara, Mexico.

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#6 posted 06-16-2011 01:30 AM

Beautiful boxes.

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#7 posted 06-16-2011 01:47 AM

great lookin boxes.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#8 posted 06-16-2011 02:25 AM

The boxes are really nice looking. So are the previous ones that you have posted.

Now for the really dumb question, why are they called palm boxes?

-- Jack T, John 3:16 "For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him might not perish but might have eternal life."

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#9 posted 06-16-2011 02:21 PM


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

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#10 posted 06-16-2011 08:22 PM

Nice design and well done



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#11 posted 06-16-2011 09:48 PM

Very Cool !!!

-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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#12 posted 06-16-2011 10:05 PM

Leith these are wonderful boxes and show very nice workmanship. Congratulations.

-- 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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#13 posted 06-17-2011 02:48 AM

I would like to agree with everyone else, You did an awesome job. I really like the finger pull.

-- Please help me help other Vets click..> is always the right time, to do the right thing.

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#14 posted 06-17-2011 03:23 AM

Awesome job Leith, I love the wood combinations.Being from the south myself, I have access to a lot of yellow pine, but have never thought of using it in this way. Your boxes are beautiful with clean and tasteful lines. Great job!

-- "everything is beautiful, but not everyone sees it" ~confucius-551-449 b.c.~

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#15 posted 06-17-2011 05:39 AM

I like the inlays very much.

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

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