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Project by TheRoux90318 posted 03-18-2014 05:12 PM 1128 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first box. Found a piece of walnut in the shop with a live edge so thought I would give it life. I burned the live edge with a torch to darken it. the whole box is made from walnut and the tray is scrap purple heart and felt. Maple and purple heart splines. I like the way it came out. It was fun and I hope to make more.

-- SAEPE EXPERTUS, SEMPER FIDELIS, FRATRES AETERNI





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 03-18-2014 05:40 PM

Very nice. Good use of material.

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

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#2 posted 03-18-2014 06:36 PM

Good job, I love splines

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#3 posted 03-18-2014 08:13 PM

nice looking box,

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#4 posted 03-18-2014 10:28 PM

Nice first box. Spleens are nice. You did great!

-- Tree, wood, and box lover from Pennsylvania

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#5 posted 03-19-2014 12:03 AM

Great first!

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#6 posted 03-19-2014 12:32 PM

A very nice first box…beautiful wood and nicely finished. thanks for sharing.

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

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#7 posted 03-19-2014 01:36 PM

Your first box turned out beautifully. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#8 posted 03-21-2014 07:02 AM

Very Nice! & Well Done! Thanks For Posting.

-- LIFE is what happens when you're planning on doing Other Things!

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