The Lawyer Box.

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Project by Monkeyshines posted 08-15-2011 02:34 AM 1323 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This gift-box is made of resawn Eucalyptus with Mahogany splines and a Maple stripe inlay. Finished with base coat of boiled linseed oil and 4 coats of pure blonde shellac. The top is fitted with a 1/4 inch routed inset. The inlay was my first and worked out to be a great learning project.

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#1 posted 08-15-2011 02:38 AM

What are 10,000 lawyers at the bottom of the sea called…..........a good start
Nice looking box, I bet the wood combos smell as good as they look!

-- Scott "Some days you are the big dog, some days you are the fire hydrant"

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#2 posted 08-17-2011 06:35 PM

Great looking box! Isn’t it amazing how much you can learn from a simple box?

-- A Veteran is someone who, at one point in their life, wrote a blank check payable to the United States of America for an amount up to and including their life. That is beyond honor

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