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Project by Gary posted 772 days ago 1093 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Padauk and Texas Ebony. Black velvet on bottom. It was a quickie box made to put money in as a gift for a friend that is leaving the area

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill





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Tedster

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#1 posted 772 days ago

I like how you did the corners/legs on this one, will have to try it some day. Nice combination of wood, too. I especially like the ball latch. That’s a nice feature. Looks like it will hold a lot of money for your friend… lucky friend. :)

-- I support the 28th Amendment. http://www.wolf-pac.com/28th

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Dale J Struhar Sr

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#2 posted 772 days ago

Very nice Gary.

-- Dale, Ohio

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Gary

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#3 posted 772 days ago

Thanks Dale
Ted: Don’t know how much it holds. I sure didn’t fill it…

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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patron

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#4 posted 771 days ago

just a box

just a gift

just right
both

-- 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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SteveMI

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#5 posted 771 days ago

A lot to like with that box.

Maybe its my turn to be dumb, but what is “Texas Ebony”?

Steve.

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Gary

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#6 posted 771 days ago

It’s a tree that grows in S Texas. Center part is dark, sometimes with gold streaks. About the only way I ever find it is in cuts for turning. Bluestingray has it now and then by the pallet load if you have a real thick wallet

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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a1Jim

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#7 posted 771 days ago

Super looking box ,I really like the corner treatment.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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