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Project by WoodWrangler posted 559 days ago 1101 views 2 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My company was in need of a treasure chest for an upcoming skit at a conference, so I threw this together over two weekend days. It’s made of walnut harvested in North Carolina that I purchased several years back from a couple NCWW friends. It is finished with amber shellac; sprayed on. The box joints were made with the new Incra iBox jig (awesome! this was the first time I’ve used it).

-- Jeremy, Bradenton, Florida





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Sawdustonmyshoulder

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#1 posted 559 days ago

Nice!!!

-- Makin' Sawdust!!!

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ybotyawnoc

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#2 posted 559 days ago

Excellent

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Monte Pittman

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#3 posted 559 days ago

Looks really nicely done

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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MJliz

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#4 posted 559 days ago

Nice! Where’s the treasure?

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 559 days ago

Very very Nice Jeremy

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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MagDaddy2

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#6 posted 559 days ago

Very Nice. Love working with Black Walnut too. Great Job

-- -- Only God can Create it. We are blessed to see it, live it, and enjoy its beauty.

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NormG

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#7 posted 559 days ago

Wonderful chest. Wood grain is also great looking

-- Norman

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woodshaver

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#8 posted 559 days ago

This chest is a treasure! Nice work !

-- Tony C , My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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tomd

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#9 posted 559 days ago

Very nice work, looks great.

-- Tom D

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Rick M.

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#10 posted 559 days ago

I love it. My kids have been wanting me to build them something like this forever.

-- |Statistics show that 100% of people bitten by a snake were close to it.|

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workerinwood

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#11 posted 559 days ago

Well done, great job!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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Gshepherd

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#12 posted 559 days ago

Those box joints are looking pretty darn tight there… Excellent Job…..

-- What we do in life will Echo through Eternity........

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DeLayne Peck

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#13 posted 558 days ago

It is a treasure! Don’t let it get away after the skit.

-- DJ Peck, Lincoln Nebraska. I think of my shop as Fritter City. I am the Mayor.

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HorizontalMike

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#14 posted 504 days ago

I am wanting to build something similar to this. I love that arched top.

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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