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Project by emtwoodworker posted 06-20-2012 09:23 PM 993 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here’s a box I just completed as a gift for my wife for our anniversary. I bought her a necklace and figured I can do better on the box than the one it came in. Wood is a piece of curly maple I found at Lowes and it’s finished with 7 coats of spray-on poly.





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HillbillyShooter

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#1 posted 06-20-2012 09:46 PM

Nicely done, beautiful wood.

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gfadvm

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#2 posted 06-21-2012 01:13 AM

Very nice box of very nice wood. I have never seen any figured maple at Lowes. I think you got lucky!

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

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emtwoodworker

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#3 posted 06-21-2012 01:15 AM

Thanks guys. gfadvm I have gotten figured pieces many times from Lowes but usually in small pieces of 1/2” stock

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#4 posted 06-21-2012 02:51 AM

Beautiful work. You did a great job on this and the bottom is really nice too.

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#5 posted 06-21-2012 10:57 AM

Nice work, I’m sure she loved it.

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

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#6 posted 06-21-2012 01:30 PM

Gorgeous. She is sure to love it. CONGRATULATIONS!

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#7 posted 06-21-2012 01:39 PM

It’s a beautiful box with a special reason to exist. Nice work.

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