• Advertise with us
Project by hlpaint posted 07-21-2011 06:46 AM 1487 views 4 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Toasted maple and walnut pegs. 11×5.5×3.5 Danish oil finish and wax. I think it needs trays with some light colored wood. This is a Peter Loyld like box. They have enough little things going on that it makes you think, not hard thinking fun thinking and thats what I like about this hobby.

-- The guy who makes no mistakes hasn't done anything

6 comments so far

View CharlieM1958's profile


16229 posts in 3640 days

#1 posted 07-21-2011 02:41 PM

Nice hunk of wood very well used!

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

View WVTODD's profile


120 posts in 1966 days

#2 posted 07-21-2011 02:55 PM


View dlmckirdy's profile


196 posts in 2555 days

#3 posted 07-21-2011 10:23 PM

What is Toasted Walnut, and how do you achieve it? I love the color. Great work, too.

-- Doug, Bakersfield, CA - I measured twice, cut it twice, and it is still too short!

View Bertha's profile (online now)


12989 posts in 2114 days

#4 posted 07-21-2011 10:32 PM

Wow! It’s very attractive. I love how you featured the “defect” on the front. I really like this piece.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

View itsmic's profile


1419 posts in 2540 days

#5 posted 07-22-2011 07:25 PM

Sharp looking box, great style and choice of wood type and placement, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

View vipond33's profile


1405 posts in 1919 days

#6 posted 08-01-2011 05:46 AM

Get a grip! For me the finger pull is the best part though the old school old money look is perfect too.

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics