Simple box for a friend

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Project by TexasJim posted 10-16-2012 06:28 PM 1297 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is just a simple box made from offcuts. The body is QSWO from a previous project. The lid and splines are walnut. I picked up several old award plaques at work that were going to be thrown out and have used a lot of the walnut for splines, small lids and handles. Lots of places to pick up wood for free.

Finish is BLO, shellac, lacquer.

-- If the world was a logical place, men would be the ones who ride horses sidesaddle.

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#1 posted 10-16-2012 08:35 PM

Very nice box, sir. It’s clean, simple with interesting figure.

-- "Hard work is not defined by the difficulty of the task as much as a person's desire to perform it.", DS251

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#2 posted 10-16-2012 11:43 PM

Nice built & finish!

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#3 posted 10-17-2012 02:28 AM

Great job.

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#4 posted 12-01-2012 06:06 PM

I like it!

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