1st box

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Project by CLWidener posted 06-10-2012 12:09 AM 1145 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

1st box. Bought a assorted box of wood from Rockler. Its made of cherry with walnut accents and lid. Very simple design and construction which helps confidence

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#1 posted 06-10-2012 09:34 AM

good work. The spines look great too.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#2 posted 06-10-2012 10:30 AM

Outstanding! keep up the great work!

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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#3 posted 06-10-2012 01:21 PM

Well done! That’s how I got started…. wood assortment from Rockler… plus we have a woodworking club that does workshops. We made a similar “candle” box in one of the workshops… great enjoyment. So check around, might also be an organization near you that could prove helpful.

-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...

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#4 posted 06-10-2012 01:24 PM

Nice going. Now every time you make another you can improve your skills.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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#5 posted 06-20-2012 11:32 AM

Nice first box!. For future projects look around for free wood. People discard many items made from some pretty nice wood. You can salvage the wood and build nice projects as this one at no cost for material

Nice job, CL…..........................................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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