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Project by mjlauro posted 02-21-2008 01:49 AM 1848 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this for my mom a while ago. Apparently she uses it for napkin storage. This is the same design as a box I posted a week or so ago. The finish is danish oil.





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Paul D

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#1 posted 02-21-2008 02:28 AM

Very nice job. Seems like a pretty nice place to store napkins!

-- Paul D - Lawrenceville, Georgia

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#2 posted 02-21-2008 02:31 AM

This is a nice box. I am sure that your mother is pleased with it. I have not worked with bubinga but I like the color and finish on the box.

Thanks for the post.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#3 posted 02-21-2008 02:46 AM

Sweet little box and some really beautiful wood.

Keep up the great work!

-- -- Rob Hix, King George, VA

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#4 posted 02-21-2008 04:00 AM

Cool box, my wife was looking at the computer and asked what are “Bubingas?” From the title of the project she assumed that it was a box to hold your “Bubingas.” I had to explain that it is a box made of Bubinga wood.

I guess that is an easy mistake to make considering we have toy boxes, tool boxes, mail boxes, etc…

-- Greatness is not found in possessions, power, position, or prestige. It is discovered in goodness, humility, service, and love.

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#5 posted 02-21-2008 04:35 AM

This is very nice. You really did a good job of choosing and cutting the lid piece to showcase that cool grain pattern. Also, the over-sized lap joints give it a unique look.

-- Happy woodworking!

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Bradford

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#6 posted 02-21-2008 08:53 AM

Another cool box. I like the wood, it’s beautiful.
Thanks.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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#7 posted 02-21-2008 02:14 PM

Great job. I’ll bet your mom loves it.

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#8 posted 02-21-2008 04:34 PM

Dynamite hunk of wood! Nice job. I’m sure your mom loves it.

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

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#9 posted 02-21-2008 10:15 PM

Bubinga is one of my favourite woods – nice job.

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