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Tiger Maple and Purpleheart keepsake box

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Project by jetwhoop posted 08-08-2012 07:22 PM 1077 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So far my largest Keepsake box.





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gfadvm

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#1 posted 08-09-2012 01:13 AM

You have posted some nice boxes and I know you are new here so I had to offer advice: post the woods used, dimensions, and finish and it will be much appreciated.

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

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dnick

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#2 posted 08-09-2012 03:35 AM

Great box. I like what gfadvm said. I’m going to have to remember that next time I post a project.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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BangleGuy

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#3 posted 08-09-2012 04:17 AM

I really like this box and the finish looks great. Did you wet sand it to get the high gloss? Very Nice!

-- www.BangleGuy.com

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jetwhoop

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#4 posted 08-09-2012 11:59 PM

Yea I should have posted the dimensions. I gave almost all the boxes away and don’t remember the ones for this one, but I used Curly Maple and Purple heart. I didn’t wet sand, but went down to 1000 grit and also used steal wool super fine with 5 coats of high gloss poly.

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smitty22

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#5 posted 08-10-2012 03:17 AM

Very nice, love the wood selection and the fine details. An elegant box!

-- Smitty

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