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Double heart box for my Valentine

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Project by Pdub posted 925 days ago 1195 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I wanted something different for my wife for Valentine’s day. I knew I wanted something with hearts, I just didn’t know what. Several rough drawings later and I decided on this double heart. I used and existing pattern to get the shape and then drew the two together. It is made of walnut and maple with bloodwood handles. My wife doesn’t like a high gloss finish so I used Boiled Linseed Oil (BLO) and several coats of wax. She seemed to really like it. Hopefully you will too.

-- Paul, North Dakota, USAF Ret.





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jaykaypur

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#1 posted 925 days ago

Very nice. A unique box for sure. Good job.

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

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patron

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#2 posted 925 days ago

great design

well done

and happy V
to the both of you

-- 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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StumpyNubs

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#3 posted 925 days ago

Those are really nice! Well done! Thanks for posting!

-Jim; aka “Stumpy Nubs”

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Pdub

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#4 posted 925 days ago

Thanks for the nice comments!

-- Paul, North Dakota, USAF Ret.

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Ken90712

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#5 posted 925 days ago

Man this is really nice. One of the better band-saw boxes on here. Conrats.

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

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