Behold the Christmas Box

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Project by klassenl posted 08-11-2013 02:35 PM 1042 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Every week of the year we save for Christmas. Up until now the “The Christmas Box” has been an envelope in a drawer. Now we actuallt have a Christmas -BOX-. Cherry and walnut, mitred corners and then I cut 1/4×1/4 out of the corner and glued in some walnut strips. Not perfect but very good.

-- When questioned about using glue on a garbage bin I responded, "Wood working is about good technique and lots of glue........I have the glue part down."

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#1 posted 08-11-2013 02:43 PM

Excellent idea, I just keep my slush fund…wait a minute…I can’t tell you where it is hidden! Nice box.

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#2 posted 08-11-2013 03:19 PM

Great idea—well done!

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

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#3 posted 08-11-2013 11:30 PM

Very nice box….looks great. Well done.

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#4 posted 08-14-2013 02:46 PM

Great job, your box came out really beautiful. Great choice on woods and hardware.

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#5 posted 08-11-2016 08:56 PM

This is a beautiful box. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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