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walnut, willow and maple box

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Project by RobAshtonDesigns posted 602 days ago 1321 views 6 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box is made with walnut and maple sides and weeping willow burl inlay strips along the sides and a piece of natural edge on the top. I used box joints to secure the corners. it is finished with multiple coats of rubbing poly and then waxed.

-- Rob, CT, http://Robashtondesigns.etsy.com





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jusfine

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#1 posted 602 days ago

Nice! I really like the natural edge!

-- Randy "You are judged as much by the questions you ask as the answers you give..."

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nralien

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#2 posted 602 days ago

Cool box. Looks really great when it’s opened up with that edge.

-- nralien, Wausau, WI

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DamnYankee

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#3 posted 602 days ago

Very cool box! It must be pretty hefty.

-- Shameless - Winner of two Stumpy Nubs Awards

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dnick

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#4 posted 602 days ago

Great piece. Very nice job.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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jaykaypur

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#5 posted 601 days ago

Beautiful work…...from the design, to woods used, to your joinery.

Hard to believe this hasn’t made the daily top 3. I like it a lot!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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Ampeater

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#6 posted 601 days ago

I have already “favorited” it. The design is great. The inlayed vertical strips at the corners really set off the unique design.

-- "A goal without a plan is a wish."

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majuvla

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#7 posted 601 days ago

Nice combination,awsome details

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Deltawood

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#8 posted 601 days ago

Love the lid and the natural edge. Great option for future boxes, thanks.

-- - If it ain't broke, don't lend it!

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JoeyG

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#9 posted 601 days ago

Beautiful box, I really like those corners. Mind if I still it?

-- JoeyG ~~~ http://www.facebook.com/JHGWoodWorks

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Arlin Eastman

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#10 posted 601 days ago

Rob

That is a striking combination well done

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

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RobAshtonDesigns

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#11 posted 601 days ago

Thanks for all the great comments. Joey g go ahead steal away

-- Rob, CT, http://Robashtondesigns.etsy.com

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Boxguy

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#12 posted 599 days ago

Rob, I like everything you have done here…I just don’t like it all in the same box. If it were three

-- Big Al in IN

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