Another Wonder wood project

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Project by Monte Pittman posted 06-07-2012 03:36 AM 1238 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

As always I call it Wonder wood because we are still wondering what it is. A gfadvm style valet. Bottom is red cedar, sides and drawer are Ash. I actually put epoxy on the top. Probably won’t do this on a small project again. Too messy. Especially with this wood.

Thanks for looking

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#1 posted 06-07-2012 03:47 AM

monte, i dont know what it is either…maybe you should name it, as soon as you do, someone will come along and say that aint pittman wood….its…......and then you will know…ask karson, he knows a lot of woods…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

#2 posted 06-07-2012 05:29 AM

You have been busy nice box

-- (L an D Woodworks)

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#3 posted 06-07-2012 10:21 AM

Nice, clean and simple. Good job.

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

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#4 posted 06-07-2012 01:00 PM

like it , Can you get a good pic. of the bark ? that will tall us a lot

-- Nimkee** Joe

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#5 posted 06-07-2012 02:06 PM

Naturally nifty!

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#6 posted 06-07-2012 08:49 PM

Whatever it is, it looks real good.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#7 posted 06-08-2012 01:25 AM

Nice box, pardon my ignorance but what is a gfadvm ?

-- Tom D

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#8 posted 06-08-2012 01:27 AM

Monte, Is that some of that SD Balsa we talked about? I just learned that acetone is what you clean up epoxy with. That was a revelation. I thought you just had to wear it for a few weeks!

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

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#9 posted 07-05-2014 11:26 PM

how is this held together?just glue or some type of joint?i cant tell from the picture,ilove the way the top looks

-- "The secret of getting ahead is getting started" Mark Twain

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#10 posted 07-05-2014 11:32 PM

Just glued together

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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