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Project by jlb posted 332 days ago 948 views 4 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this box as a gift for my Dentist who helps keep my bank account lean. It represents the Frank Lloyd Wright style. The plans came from an article in wood magazine. The wood is Padauk and maple. The finish is mylands sanding sealer,(#@$##%&**)=Indicates difficulty in brushing a smooth coating. Topcoat is Deft gloss lacquer. comments always welcome. Thanks for looking.

-- Jim, Ca, jimlbenson@comcast.net





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Hawaiilad

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#1 posted 332 days ago

Very very nice

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 332 days ago

I think Frank would be proud. Great job.

-- 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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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 332 days ago

This box is quite unusual and nicely done.

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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Albe

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#4 posted 332 days ago

Very nicely done it looks awesome.

-- Pain is temporary, quitting last forever.

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#5 posted 328 days ago

Cool box! Great design and use of beautiful contrasting woods. The finish is flawless. I’m sure your dentist will love it.

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Rob Drown

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#6 posted 327 days ago

Beautiful striking. Awesome woods. Nice work
,

-- The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools. Confucius, 经过艰苦的努力的梦想可以成真

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oldnovice

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#7 posted 327 days ago

Befitting a dentist, overstated elegance.

You did a good job” style catching”! Thanks for sharing this with us.

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#8 posted 312 days ago

Very nice execution of the design, Jim! When I saw that article, I decided to add that to my to do list.

-- Bill, Thomasville, GA

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