|Project by Mikesawdust||posted 07-28-2012 09:16 PM||1106 views||0 times favorited||6 comments|
This box was made from Sapele and quartersawn white oak (again from an antique table I save from the dump). The EOD memorial is shown on the top. I decided to add color to just the flag. All the decorative angles were cut using a hand plane, and slope from center to the edges (the wood shop was closed). I finished it with poly.
Note: I will be more careful in the future with second hand wood, I was very lucky my carvewright survived a screw that was broken off in the wood. It could have caused a major mechanical break or just shorted the computer out from the metal filings. I was very lucky.