Lost Wood Box

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Project by Loucarb posted 08-19-2012 06:53 PM 1084 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Lace wood box 3” tall 2 1/2” wide 1 1/2” deep. Oil finish. Nothing special just trying out the technique to see how it would turn out. Thanks for looking.


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#1 posted 08-19-2012 07:09 PM

I really like this one. I think it turned out great.

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#2 posted 08-19-2012 08:16 PM

Nice one , Lou. I really like that wood. So how did you make it? Turn it, section it and glue it back together??


-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 08-19-2012 11:19 PM

Thanks Jim. I read an article in the AAW mag on the lost wood technique and tried it out. You resaw the wood you want to turn add a scrap piece in the middle of the two halves glue them together and turn it then section it and glue it back together.

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#4 posted 08-19-2012 11:51 PM

The box looks great. The lost wood technique sounds very interesting. Another thing to add to my list. Thanks.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#5 posted 08-20-2012 02:46 AM

Wow!! This is one eye popper! Cool idea too.

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#6 posted 08-20-2012 03:29 AM

Neat idea, nice wood !

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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#7 posted 08-20-2012 12:34 PM

Nice job. Good looking wood.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#8 posted 08-20-2012 10:15 PM

Nice work Lou, looks like a good join up as well :0

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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