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Project by juniorjock posted 2285 days ago 1986 views 4 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Mom asked me to make a wooden tissue box cover for her and here it is. Made out of sycamore with golden oak stain and three coats of poly. This was my first test run with my new Wood Smith box joint jig. Didn’t do too bad for first time.





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GaryK

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#1 posted 2285 days ago

Looks great to me. Nice finish.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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Dusty56

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#2 posted 2285 days ago

nice joints and the figure in the wood is just fine.

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Callum Kendall

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#3 posted 2285 days ago

Great job!

Thanks for the post

Callum

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Bill

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#4 posted 2285 days ago

Nicely done. Now to make some more of them for Christmas presents. They are always popular.

-- Bill, Turlock California, http://www.brookswoodworks.com

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trifern

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#5 posted 2285 days ago

Nice job on the tissue box. How is the lid attached?

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TomK

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#6 posted 2285 days ago

Great idea.

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juniorjock

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#7 posted 2285 days ago

Thanks guys. trifern, the lid is glued on. It was a fairly tight fit so I figured the glue would hold it….. As long as my Mom doesn’t pick it up and throw it at someone…..

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Scott Bryan

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#8 posted 2285 days ago

This is a nice box. You did a good job with the box joinery.

Thanks for the post.

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CharlieM1958

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#9 posted 2285 days ago

Came out great!

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Bradford

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#10 posted 2284 days ago

You did a fantastic job!

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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mrtrim

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#11 posted 2284 days ago

nice job j. j. . the box joints came out sweet !

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