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Project by Dennis Hunter / Laura Merchant posted 897 days ago 1088 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my new box I call the bear box because in the grain of the wood on the top there is a bear head and body was not able to bring it out with the picture sorry.
It is 10×71/2×5 1/2 made with walnut, oak and cherry wood with purpleheart holding the side.
Thanks Dennis

-- http://www.landwoodworks.com (L an D Woodworks)





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Reaper621

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#1 posted 897 days ago

I totally see the bear. That’s friggin awesome! Great job.

-- Laywer by day, Carpenter by later in the day.

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gfadvm

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#2 posted 897 days ago

Very nice box and a great piece of wood on the top (I see the bear head). At what point in the build did you do the diagonals? I didn’t realize they were full thickness until I saw the rest of the pics.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 897 days ago

Most unique box nice work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Danpaddles

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#4 posted 897 days ago

The bear is there. I too have trouble getting grain to show in a photo. In fact, I have some time set aside tomorrow to work on that (got a nice Southern facing window).

The sort of lazy S shaped line on the front- can I ask how you did that?

-- Dan V. in Indy

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Martyroc

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#5 posted 897 days ago

Very nice, love the way the top has that curve to it.

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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Woodbridge

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#6 posted 897 days ago

great looking box. I like the top, wood is great but I also like the way you shaped the lid.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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dee2

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#7 posted 897 days ago

Bear on the top….......what about the man in the moon on the inside? Really cool looking box, I like the unusual edge on it.

-- Dee2, OH Aromatherapy....fresh cut wood!!

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BentheViking

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#8 posted 895 days ago

really cool box

-- It's made of wood. Real sturdy.--Chubbs Peterson

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