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Project by superglueman posted 02-12-2013 04:41 PM 1272 views 4 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Ramon bookmatch ,ebony center , redpalm wood end grain , cocobolo purple hear and amboyna with wenge frame .
All these boxes are around 12” x 6×3” .

-- from the school of trail and error





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HillbillyShooter

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#1 posted 02-12-2013 05:12 PM

Very nice looking but have to confess ignorance as to what you mean by “Ramon bookmatch.” Could you please explain?

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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Surfside

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#2 posted 02-12-2013 05:22 PM

The design looks great! That box is really nice! Keep it up!

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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deon

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#3 posted 02-12-2013 05:31 PM

Looks great!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#4 posted 02-12-2013 06:29 PM

Wonderful, beautiful box. Really different too. Great work Superglueman! Would have been nice to see the inside too.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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superglueman

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#5 posted 02-12-2013 06:47 PM

The Ramon is a wood that I used on both sides of the ebony center. I have no idea were it’s from. I found it on ebay. I’m still learning how to work this site, but I will eventually get it.

-- from the school of trail and error

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#6 posted 02-12-2013 07:55 PM

welcome to LJ’s..very pretty top

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live4ever

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#7 posted 02-12-2013 08:24 PM

Gorgeous box and welcome to LJs! I’m also curious about the inside.

-- Optimists are usually disappointed. Pessimists are either right or pleasantly surprised. I tend to be a disappointed pessimist.

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blockhead

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#8 posted 02-12-2013 09:01 PM

Wow, absolutely gorgeous!

-- Brad, Oregon- The things that come to those who wait, may be the things left by those who got there first.

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jaykaypur

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#9 posted 02-12-2013 11:28 PM

Beautiful box and that bookmarked ramon is exquisite! Nice job and welcome to the projects page!

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

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#10 posted 02-13-2013 01:13 AM

A very beautiful box. Keep them coming and welcome to LJ.

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Monte Pittman

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#11 posted 02-13-2013 01:33 AM

Welcome to LJ’s

Beautiful work on this

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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RegehrAndSons

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#12 posted 02-13-2013 02:26 AM

Beautiful box, great work!

-- Regehr & Sons Woodcraft

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Spoontaneous

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#13 posted 02-15-2013 02:15 PM

Absolutely LOVE this top panel !! Quite beautiful and skillfully combined.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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helluvawreck

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#14 posted 02-15-2013 02:19 PM

That is a gorgeous box and nicely done. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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