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Project by Dennis Hunter / Laura Merchant posted 09-03-2012 11:41 PM 1359 views 6 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Laura built this box today it is made with her scroll saw. The woods are Walnut/ Maple and African Cherry.
Why I end up sanding I’ll never know LOL. She cut all the pieces and I helped put it together so she could start
another project for our show this coming up weekend.
Thanks for stopping by
Laura and Dennis

-- http://www.landwoodworks.com (L an D Woodworks)





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 09-03-2012 11:55 PM

Very nice. Wish I had some that were horses heads for here.

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

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Millo

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#2 posted 09-04-2012 12:22 AM

pretty cool…I bet she knows how much you love sanding. Thanks for sharing.

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gfadvm

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#3 posted 09-04-2012 12:41 AM

Very cool box. Like a bandsaw box but much more intricate. Gluing all those pieces looks very tedious. Could you sand this with a sanding mop after it was all assembled?

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

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jaykaypur

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#4 posted 09-04-2012 01:02 AM

beautiful scrolling and…............................sanding!

Seriously, a very nice piece.

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

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dnick

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#5 posted 09-04-2012 03:00 AM

I like it. Really nice job.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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robert triplett

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#6 posted 09-04-2012 04:12 AM

Nice work Laura. Good idea having Dennis sand it!! Brains and brawn. LOL

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and now time to work!!!

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Roger

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#7 posted 09-04-2012 11:45 AM

That’s a really kool box. Very nicely scrolled, and gr8 wood combos

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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bowtie

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#8 posted 09-04-2012 11:53 AM

Great looking box, like the contrast arangement.

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru....

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Hawaiilad

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#9 posted 09-04-2012 07:20 PM

Very nice. I am working on the same box right now….

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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wiser1934

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#10 posted 09-05-2012 02:25 AM

she has way too much time on her hands LOL does look good though

-- wiser1934, new york

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#11 posted 09-06-2012 04:34 AM

Really amaizing scrollsaw skill,even more beautifull box.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#12 posted 09-06-2012 06:18 PM

Arty box.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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