Ambrosia Maple Box

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Project by dmann posted 06-26-2008 01:44 AM 1411 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

3” high, 2” diameter

Made of Ambrosia maple.

Finished with Deft Satin.

-- David / Durham, NC

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#1 posted 06-26-2008 03:47 AM

the look of the ambrosia stains on the top is great!
nice shape.

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#2 posted 06-26-2008 05:00 AM

Nice looking box. Ambrosia maple is so intriguing. Thank you for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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matt garcia

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#3 posted 06-26-2008 05:59 AM

I love ambrosia maple. I used to work at a trailer manufacturer, and a long pallet with a chassis on it came in one day. Well the long boards (3) were curly ambrosia maple. I made my mom a candy box out of it. Still have 2 8’ long pieces!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#4 posted 06-26-2008 03:17 PM

Hi David;

Nice work. Great wood.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#5 posted 06-27-2008 12:59 PM

I love any kind of maple. Nice shape to that box. Nice job of turning too.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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