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Project by LEITH posted 10-16-2011 08:48 AM 1638 views 2 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey Guys and Gals! Here is another box I made from some pallet wood I had lying around. This box is made of Oak, Sycamore, and Ipe.


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#1 posted 10-16-2011 11:08 AM

Another Great Job Leith!!
Your boxes always look like they want to be picked up and touched… like they would be very easy on the hands… that speaks of a lot of sanding and a careful attention to finishing…
Nice Work, and Keep them coming my Friend!!

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#2 posted 10-16-2011 01:38 PM

Great looking box.

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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#3 posted 10-16-2011 03:04 PM

That was some nice looking wood from a pallet. Turned out to be a GREAT looking box.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#4 posted 10-16-2011 03:08 PM


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#5 posted 10-16-2011 03:11 PM

ditto with the comments

all your work is an inspiration

so elegant

keep it up

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#6 posted 10-16-2011 04:06 PM

Sharp looking box, The wood You have laying around looks pretty nice, great job as always on a fine box, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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#7 posted 10-16-2011 04:09 PM

Sweet! Really nice and out of Pallet wood to boot, nice save.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#8 posted 10-16-2011 07:26 PM

Very nice Leith – well done.

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#9 posted 10-16-2011 08:08 PM

Leith, that’s a mighty fine looking box and you have a right to be proud of it.

-- 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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#10 posted 10-16-2011 10:07 PM

Pallet wood? Please don’t stack anymore stuff on it. lol

Those woods do a very nice job of complimenting each other. Ya dun good Leith. Another great box. I wish I could find beautiful wood in my pallets. All I ever find is only fit to burn.

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#11 posted 10-16-2011 11:19 PM

Nicely done! Where can I get some of those Sycamore pallets? :)

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#12 posted 10-17-2011 02:26 PM

Beautiful box.

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#13 posted 10-18-2011 01:08 AM

Nice use of recycle wood the gain on the base half is wonderful as well as the finish. Nice craftsmanship Leith thanks for posting…Blkcherry

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#14 posted 10-18-2011 02:56 PM

very nice. there is a lotta curl in there. nice wood combo also

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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