walnut and maple footlocker

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Project by TLDECKARD posted 10-20-2013 05:59 PM 4193 views 6 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Footlocker made of walnut and maple. this box was made for the Guest of Honor at the Marine Corps Ball.

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#1 posted 10-20-2013 06:39 PM

Well done ! Very nice attention to details and wood choices : )

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#2 posted 10-20-2013 10:05 PM

Really beautiful work. Great looking piece.

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

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#3 posted 10-21-2013 02:59 AM

Very nice foot locker…beautiful contrasting woods..excellent work, well done.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#4 posted 10-21-2013 03:10 AM

An excellent job. Great work on all the detail.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#5 posted 10-21-2013 04:10 AM

Very nice shapes and wood patterns.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#6 posted 10-21-2013 11:47 AM

Thanks, I really enjoyed making this. The Marine who received was very inspiring.

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#7 posted 10-21-2013 01:56 PM

I remember seeing this in the forums regarding finishing it. It came out looking amazing! What did you end up going with?

-- - The mightiest oak in the forest is just a little nut that held its ground.

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#8 posted 10-21-2013 02:37 PM

Very nicely done. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#9 posted 10-21-2013 05:00 PM

Watco Danish oil followed by Arm-R-Seal and 0000 steel wool.

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#10 posted 10-25-2013 02:00 PM

Looks fantastic! Well designed, has great details. Like the attractive wood combo and the finish. Great work!

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#11 posted 02-06-2014 05:48 PM

Love the wood choice. Nice job.

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#12 posted 02-06-2014 05:55 PM

Ooh Rah! Fine job, well done!

-- "Well Done is better than Well Said." ~ Benjamin Franklin

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#13 posted 09-12-2017 06:52 PM

who do I get in contact with to an invoice for this footlocker it will be for a 100 years celebration for the next 100 years to come

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