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Project by carpenterdan posted 12-29-2011 05:16 AM 1632 views 4 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a box made of Iowa walnut with inlays of
turquoise and gemstones. The lid lifts with a one finger
touch much like my “crushed box” project.
The finish is hand rubbed oil.
One of my favorites.

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#1 posted 12-29-2011 05:21 AM

Very cool design

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 12-29-2011 05:24 AM

Your boxes are nice Dan. I assume you dug out for the inlay with a Dremel or similar.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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#3 posted 12-29-2011 12:20 PM

Very nice, like the colors!

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

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#4 posted 12-29-2011 08:42 PM

Looking good, Dan.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#5 posted 12-29-2011 08:55 PM

You are correct.

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