Curly Maple box

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Project by bbakaj posted 08-09-2012 06:59 PM 6849 views 2 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first project. Little treasure box built for my daughter out of curly maple. The red stain really brings out the patterns in the wood. The sides are ebonized with india ink.

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#1 posted 08-09-2012 07:12 PM

Nice box !

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#2 posted 08-09-2012 07:18 PM

Well done all the way around.


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#3 posted 08-09-2012 07:47 PM

Hey , I just saw one identical to this a second ago !!

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#4 posted 08-10-2012 01:51 AM

Great looking box a great job.

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#5 posted 08-10-2012 03:01 AM

Beautiful. Great piece.

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#6 posted 08-10-2012 03:15 AM

Nice box indeed. I like the red stain with the black sides.

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#7 posted 08-10-2012 04:29 AM

Great box, good color and grain.

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#8 posted 08-10-2012 04:22 PM

Nice box. Is that a coopered lid?

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#9 posted 08-10-2012 04:33 PM

Saweet box do u have the plans for it?

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#10 posted 08-10-2012 05:14 PM

Nice work, just watched this project being made on Woodsmith shop.

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#11 posted 08-11-2012 05:39 AM

Big Ike,

Here are the plans … I got them as I wanted to build one too!


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