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Made this box with left over pieces of bird’s eye maple, walnut, mahogany and ebony. Finished it with a few coats of danish oil and some hand rubbing. Used blood wood to show off some spline work -:)Hope you folks like it.
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#1 posted 01-18-2013 09:04 PM
Beautiful box so very well done.
-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture
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#2 posted 01-18-2013 10:56 PM
Beautiful box. I would love to see more pics especially around the hinge area.
-- Steve, South Carolina, http://www.finewoodworkingofsc.com
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#3 posted 01-18-2013 11:23 PM
Very nice looking box
-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.
#4 posted 01-19-2013 12:32 AM
Hi Steve,Just added a couple of more pictures for you. The hinge is simply a tiny nail embedded on each side and cut off. It works fine.
#5 posted 01-19-2013 01:43 AM
ishkhan – Thanks for the additional pics. Love the box.
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#6 posted 01-19-2013 02:07 AM
Great job with some very fancy wood (especially that birdseye!)
-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm
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#7 posted 01-19-2013 02:43 AM
Great work its really nice.
-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"
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#8 posted 01-19-2013 01:30 PM
great looking box. I like the bird eye maple and the combination with wlanut.
-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario
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#9 posted 01-19-2013 02:58 PM
I think that this box is very clean looking and I love the beautiful wood and contrast between them. Well done and congratulations.
helluvawreck aka Charleshttp://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com
-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau
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#10 posted 01-19-2013 04:20 PM
ooh, you’ve put together a really good on there
-- Don, Royersford, PA
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