Pirate box #2

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Project by majuvla posted 318 days ago 955 views 2 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Pirate box , made as weding gift for Sanja and Dario. It will be filled with few hundred EUROs in coins (CENTs).
It was made of pine and firwood, walnut colour and three layers of varnish. Metal parts were soaked in acid to get rusty and old effect, including screws.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#1 posted 318 days ago

Very clever and cute gift! Nice job!

-- Tim, Myrtle Beach, Just one more tool, that's all I need! :)

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#2 posted 318 days ago

Arr Arr Arr….......’tis a very nice pirate’s chest!!!!!!!! Great job on it , Ivan!!
Great gift!!!!!!!!!!.................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 318 days ago

That’s great!

Where’d you get that hardware?

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#4 posted 318 days ago

Cool presentation box.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#5 posted 318 days ago

Thanks all. Hardware is from nearest store – nothing special.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#6 posted 313 days ago

Cool pirate box! Like the rustic look and the beautiful finish.

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#7 posted 313 days ago

Very beautiful wedding gift Ivan! What a terrific idea to fill the Pirate’s treasure chest with ” gold”!!

-- Elaine in Duncan

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#8 posted 313 days ago

That is fantastically awesome. I really like the metal and wood combos. Thnx for the tip on how to age the metal also. Very kool. Congrats to the new couple also.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#9 posted 304 days ago

Hi Ivan :: Great Pirates treasure chest ! Good work with the Metal I like how you have finnished it all off.
I think you may do well to advertise these for sale. Good luck from Windsor England ::

-- BAZZ, WINDSOR UK A workshop is not a luxury . We need it to preserve our sanity in this frantic world we live in. A place to be at peace.

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#10 posted 303 days ago

Thanks Buzz,I will think about it.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#11 posted 280 days ago

Very nice!. A futur project of mine. Thanks for sharing it Ivan.



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#12 posted 248 days ago

This is really original and beautiful. Very rustic and realistic looking. Great Job!

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