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Project by kiefer posted 628 days ago 2775 views 15 times favorited 34 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the first box I build using the micro wave steam bending process and a new jig I build which has produced the best results so far .
I build this box in memory of my mother MARTHA which passed away during my early childhood and I wanted a special tribute and keepsake box to remind us and keep a little momento of her in this box .
This box is made from douglas fir and walnut and finished with wipe on poly .

-- Kiefer 松





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 628 days ago

Great looking box. A fitting tribute.

-- 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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#2 posted 628 days ago

Sorry your mom cannot see what a stunning piece. Maybe she can. Merry Christmas. Really like your creative extension of this style!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#3 posted 628 days ago

Beautiful box Kiefer

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Jim Reeves

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#4 posted 628 days ago

Hi Kiefer, an awesome box and tribute to your mom, l am pretty sure you put a smile on her face happy and proud of her son a awesome box Kiefer.

-- jim

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ralbuck

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#5 posted 628 days ago

BEAUTIFUL!

-- just rjR

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Jim Jakosh

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#6 posted 627 days ago

Wow, Kiefer, that is a sweet box! Love the bent handle, too.
You make your mom proud!!!!!!!!!!!
................Jim

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

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#7 posted 627 days ago

Outstanding…

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#8 posted 627 days ago

Outstanding as always,

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shipwright

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#9 posted 627 days ago

That’s some fine bending there Klaus.
You are really getting the hang of it.
I think I know a little of the emotion that went into this as I had a somewhat similar project about a year ago.
You did well.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees. http://prmdesigns.com/

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#10 posted 627 days ago

It’s lovely Kiefer.

-- There is nothing like a Grateful Dead concert.

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#11 posted 627 days ago

Fantastic box.

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#12 posted 627 days ago

Beautiful

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#13 posted 627 days ago

awesome box and tribute to your mom,Kiefer love that look you put on the ends too

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#14 posted 627 days ago

great box..I like the color combo. the crossing pattern on the ends, are a neat detail

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jaykaypur

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#15 posted 627 days ago

Very well done and a nice reminder. Good job.

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

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