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Project by Time2beupinAZ posted 08-18-2011 07:10 PM 2132 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is my entry to the WSBB. I have made two of them to hold all my gold and diamonds. I’m going fill my boxes and cash in and live large for the rest of my life. I Just needed some boxes to carry everything till I sell it all. One is made of Purple heart and Cherry and the other is made of African Paduak, Bloodwood, and Maple. Finished with a spray lacquer. Thanks for looking and enjoy.

-- Tim - I usally measure twice after I cut......then I know for sure that I cut it short.....

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#1 posted 08-18-2011 07:15 PM

The worlds smallest treasure chests! Very cute.

-- Terri, Rocky Mountain High Colorado!

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#2 posted 08-18-2011 07:48 PM

Man, you ARE living large!

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

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#3 posted 08-18-2011 07:55 PM

I saw that in a movie….. what was it???

Oh yea….. Smurf’s of the Caribbean ;-)


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#4 posted 08-19-2011 01:28 AM

Very nice, I’m sure working with those small pieces must be very difficult. Great Job.

-- If you not making sawdust, your probably wasting your time. Kory

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#5 posted 08-19-2011 06:36 PM

Quite impressive. You kept a nice, even thickness on everything, considering the size of these boxes.

I’m assuming you held these with a small clamp, or tweezers or something when you were cutting them?

One quick squeeze on the lacquer spray can was probably sufficient to coat the entire box! I know when I sprayed my tiny birdhouse with shellac, I had to be careful, as the force of the shellac wanted to blow the birdhouse around.

Looks like you do a little gold panning?

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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#6 posted 08-23-2011 09:58 PM

That’s the largest dime I’ve ever seen!

-- ~Michael,

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