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Hello everyone! Here are some more little boxes made from pallet wood and scraps.


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#1 posted 870 days ago did you do butterfly?

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#2 posted 870 days ago

The butterfly is an image I got online. I made a masking template and sprayed it on. Came out pretty good huh?


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#3 posted 870 days ago

You did a beautiful on the boxes, and I love your butterfly!

-- Snookie, Jasper,GA

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#4 posted 870 days ago

Those are some great projects, impressive that they came from pallet wood

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#5 posted 870 days ago

I need to go get some pallets! That’s very nice!

Thanks for posting!
-Jim, aka “Stumpy Nubs”
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#6 posted 870 days ago

Yes, the butterfly box is nice.

-- Josh; Former Pennsylvanian, current Coloradan

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#7 posted 870 days ago

Beautiful box!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#8 posted 870 days ago

Leith, you stay away from my secret stash at Lumber Liquidators in Irmo, ya hear? ;)

I must stop in there 3 times a week waiting for those nice Jatoba pallets (Brazilian Cherry). I think thats the most satisfying part of it, using the pallets, is that you know if you don’t grab them when they show up, they’ll be wasted. And what beautiful wood you can find. I’ve been making mostly cutting boards and now pizza cutter handles out of it. Keep up the beautiful work!! And keep on making that free wood into art.

-- Scott, Irmo SC

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#9 posted 870 days ago

Wow, that looks really nice for pallet wood.

-- -Curt, Milwaukee, WI

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#10 posted 870 days ago

Beautiful little boxes Leith….... and that is some “real nice” pallet wood !!!!
Great job on the butterfly as well…..

-- Gene, Majestic Eagle Woodworks,,

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#11 posted 870 days ago

Hey Scott, Lumber Liqudator’s in Irmo huh? Not that far away. Road Trip! lol!


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#12 posted 870 days ago

Great work Leith. Thanks for the tip on LL. I’ll be checking out my local store now.

-- Ken --------- never try and put 5 lbs. of tenon in a 3 lb. mortise.

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#13 posted 870 days ago

Beautiful boxes Leith, it’s amazing what a great waste of wood goes to the land fills. Picked up some good info on free sources, [Lumber Liqudator’s in Irmo, I wonder how long it would take there from Wauchula,Florida ??].

-- Rodman

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#14 posted 870 days ago

excellent boxes, and excellent way to recycle pallets

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#15 posted 869 days ago

Leith, these are very nicely done and look great.


-- 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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