Pecan lidded box

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Project by Rustic posted 10-28-2012 11:18 PM 1216 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a lidded box that Jim Jakosh help me make. We had a great time doing this. I also have alot of sugar maple logs from our one and only tree in our yard that came down this past week.

--, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#1 posted 10-29-2012 12:26 AM

Nice project and two buddies hanging out together is just the best.

-- Kiefer

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#2 posted 10-29-2012 01:44 AM

Nice work. Just in time to store your Trick or Treats ;-)

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#3 posted 10-29-2012 10:38 AM

Good job and a perfect container for real pecans!

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

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#4 posted 10-29-2012 11:34 AM

Gr8 team effort. Pecan looks to be very nice. Very nice all around project.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#5 posted 10-29-2012 01:00 PM

Way to go, Rick. Glad to see you got it hollowed out okay in that depth. Next time I’ll bring over the small bowl gouge and the bedan!! Did that internal dovetail hold is okay?.......................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#6 posted 10-29-2012 03:08 PM

Jim—when i sanded it down a little it became a little loose. But my wife is happy with it and so am I. Thank you for showing me how to do this.

--, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#7 posted 10-29-2012 07:30 PM

Always fun learning something new. Nice work Rustic!

-- Doug, Reed City, Michigan

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