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maple/purpleheart jewelry box

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Project by phillip butler posted 11-13-2013 08:22 PM 1007 views 5 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The contrasting colors of maple and purpleheart really make this small piece attractive. After the initial cuts
I use the oscillating spindle sander to finalize the shape of the corners/ends. also good for removing saw marks inside the drawer openings. I handcut grey felt to line the drawers.

-- phil, nevada





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#1 posted 11-13-2013 08:59 PM

Very nice!

-- Mike - Northern Upper Michigan

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#2 posted 11-13-2013 09:40 PM

Beautiful band saw box!

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#3 posted 11-13-2013 10:50 PM

The combination of maple and purpleheart is my favorite. Good choice and beautiful box.

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#4 posted 11-13-2013 11:06 PM

I like it Phil very nice work.

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#5 posted 11-14-2013 02:36 AM

Sweet band saw box!!!!!!!!

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

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#6 posted 11-14-2013 12:23 PM

Very nice!!!

Thanks for sharing!!!

Chris

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#7 posted 11-18-2013 03:37 PM

Sweet wood combo and beautiful finish. Another lovely box!

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#8 posted 11-18-2013 03:42 PM

That’s a wonderful box, Phillip. It really looks nice.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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