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Figured Walnut and Maple Box (Another Christmas Gift)

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Project by tsdahc posted 583 days ago 1235 views 8 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this box for a christmas gift. I had a great piece of figured walnut that I re-sawed for the top, the sides are maple with walnut splines, walnut trim piece on the bottom and a solid walnut panel for the bottom of the box. I used SOSS Barrel hinges they make for a nice clean look I think. I finished it with tung oil and poly then used a nice coating of paste wax.





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gfadvm

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#1 posted 583 days ago

A beautiful box.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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Nicky

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#2 posted 583 days ago

The walnut figure is gorgeous and the contrast with the maple is really nice. Good job!

-- Nicky

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wooded

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#3 posted 583 days ago

I’m really proud of you and I don’t even know you!................;-J

-- Joe in Pueblo West, Colo. jdelong264@msn.com

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#4 posted 583 days ago

A sweet box. Nice clean lines and very nice wood.

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and so little time!

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 583 days ago

That’s gorgeous ,a very fine box.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#6 posted 583 days ago

Great Looking Box TS!!
The Walnut is beautiful and your finish on it came out excellent…
Congratulations on your first year here on LJ’s too!! :)

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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Woodbridge

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#7 posted 583 days ago

A beautiful box. The walnut top looks great.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#8 posted 583 days ago

Wonderful looking box. Love the figure of the top.

-- Greg - Charles Town, WV

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#9 posted 582 days ago

A beautiful piece. Really well done.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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