Show Box

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Project by bkap posted 757 days ago 1142 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This Show Box is made of Argentine Mesquite for the base, Bastogne Walnut for the sides and ends and the top is Burled Redwood with an insert of what is said to be a ten million year old fossil fish. The box is about 14×4x3 high. Thanks to Mr. Rapp for giving me the idea.

You can see the pictures of this box on my web site at as well as get a free copy of how to build a Maloof syle rocking chair.

-- Rocking Chair Guy

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#1 posted 757 days ago

Really amaizing woods!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#2 posted 757 days ago

That’s a beautiful box! The woods are fantastic.

-- Hal, Tennessee

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Monte Pittman

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#3 posted 757 days ago

That’s just incredibly cool

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#4 posted 757 days ago

It’s obvious you chose the most interesting piece of wood for the top. Lot’s of very cool figure in that wood.

-- Just a man with his chisel.........

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Arlin Eastman

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#5 posted 757 days ago

You have some amazing talent great job


-- It is always the right time, to do the right thing.

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