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This chest was made for our granddaughter as a Christmas gift – she loved it and hopefully will have it for many years to come. This is made of Hickory with a laquer finish.
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#1 posted 10-15-2011 03:46 PM
It’s very nice and will make a wonderful gift. Welcome to Lumberjocks, BTW.
-- 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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#2 posted 10-15-2011 03:47 PM
Very nice, she will treasure it because Grandpa make it for HER.
-- Kelly, woodworker under construction
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#3 posted 10-15-2011 04:50 PM
Beautiful, well crafted chest, Hickory is hard wood, was it dificult to cut, any chip out or anything?, Great job on this, she will treasure it always, thanks for sharing
-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing
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#4 posted 10-15-2011 05:52 PM
That’s positively gorgeous. I can’t get enough of these.
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#5 posted 10-15-2011 08:32 PM
I like it, I build chests and trunks out of reclaimed, materials and I like looking at other people’s creations. I do like hickory. I am always arguing with myself whether or not a chest or trunk needs handles. Nice job on your chest, I am sure your granddaughter will like this.
Interesting beached boat coffee table on your other projects.
-- Richard Boise, Idaho
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#6 posted 10-15-2011 09:00 PM
Very nice indeed. What are the dimensions ?
I have an order for one (daughter’s request) ;=)
-- If you're going to stir the pot, think BIG spoon or SMALL boat paddle. David Grimes, Georgia
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#7 posted 10-15-2011 11:00 PM
Ditto – what David said.
-- "A goal without a plan is a wish."
#8 posted 10-16-2011 05:17 PM
David the dimensions on the chest are as follows – 46” x 17” x 24”. We hope your daughter enjoys her chest and can’t wait to see the finished project.
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#9 posted 11-01-2011 12:07 AM
Excellent Job.. Very nice Looking chest. should be a family favorite for years to come.
-- Newbie, aka Wood_Jedi, http://www.asimpledesignofocala.com
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