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Project by woodhunter posted 04-04-2014 09:07 PM 1988 views 36 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi, guys!
Here another project from SSW&C (thanks to Kim Braa).
Bloodwood, walnut, sapele, oak for box and lot of scraps for decorative fronts.
Teak oil and wax outside and flocking inside.
I do not know what was more enjoyable – to work on this project or to hear “Wow!” from my wife …

-- Ragim, scroller from Israel.





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steve_in_ohio

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#1 posted 04-04-2014 09:12 PM

wow, that is really cool, great work

-- steve, simple and effective woodworking---etsy.com/shop/SussmanWoodworking--

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jfk4032

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#2 posted 04-04-2014 09:23 PM

Great job on the stack of books. I saw that pattern and really liked it. Flocking is a cool detail that really brings the project to life.

-- ---Joel; Central MD...rookie empter nester and getting back into woodworking!

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Monte Pittman

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#3 posted 04-04-2014 09:26 PM

Very cool. Like the imagination.

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

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#4 posted 04-04-2014 09:56 PM

A lovely project, nicely done!
Roger

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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#5 posted 04-04-2014 10:30 PM

Nice job, Now all you need is to find the time to read them.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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#6 posted 04-05-2014 12:13 AM

An interesting and beautiful solution!

-- http://prometheus065.blogspot.com/

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Woodbridge

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#7 posted 04-05-2014 03:26 AM

That is a very cool box.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#8 posted 04-05-2014 03:50 AM

wonderful,unique and so well done,the coolest.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#9 posted 04-05-2014 05:19 AM

That is awesome, love the creativity. Great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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leafherder

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#10 posted 04-05-2014 01:24 PM

I understand completely – I enjoy creating my projects but when someone likes them also – that is the icing on the cake.

Great job on this. Coincidentally my Saturday morning newspaper had a DIY craft project to create a book box out of hardback books from Goodwill and craft supplies from the dollar store. I like your version MUCH better.

Thanks for sharing,

-- Leafherder

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#11 posted 04-05-2014 01:33 PM

I love it, This is really unique. I’ve been asked to build a cigar humidor for a friends birthday and this has definitely tweaked my interest. Thanks for a great idea and very nice work.

-- Denis in Grande Prairie. Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mistery, but today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.....Pink !

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#12 posted 04-05-2014 04:53 PM

That is awesome! Good work!

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John Ruggles

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#13 posted 04-05-2014 09:11 PM

This is a great piece of art. They look so real. Beautiful job!!!

-- JCRug, Prairieville, Louisiana

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#14 posted 04-05-2014 09:26 PM

That is really cool…...what’s the trick to get that beading for the pages?

-- Jeff .... Minnesota, USA

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#15 posted 04-06-2014 01:38 PM

Thank you very much all for such rave feedbacks!
About pages… the sides was sliced with scroll saw, each “page” was sanded and all glued back.
I hope my explanation is clear enough.

-- Ragim, scroller from Israel.

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