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Project by tbone74 posted 11-25-2011 01:41 AM 1145 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello

This is my first box. I made a jig to cut some box joints and had some leftover mahogany from my shoe bench so I thought I would give it a shot… The three dots on the top are maple. The finish is BLO. This was a fun little project and I look forward to making some more!

-- Tony





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kiefer

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#1 posted 11-25-2011 02:36 AM

This is how gets started , you make one and you are hooked.
Very nice box ,you did a wonderful job and I like the three dot detail.

Thanks

Kiefer

-- Kiefer 松

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jaykaypur

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#2 posted 11-25-2011 04:16 PM

That is one beautiful box. I really like it. Good job

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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doncutlip

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#3 posted 11-25-2011 05:41 PM

First one…I’ve made many boxes and am still trying to make one that nice

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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itsmic

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#4 posted 11-25-2011 08:47 PM

For any number, this One is First Rate, Beautiful Wood with fine Craftsmanship and elagance, The dots really set the piece apart, Thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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tbone74

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#5 posted 11-26-2011 08:43 PM

Thanks for the nice comments, I am a little disappointed with the hole for the pull. it was originally going to be a stopped hole and the moment I started drilling I realized the bit left a small pilot hole, crap!

-- Tony

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