Any suggestions for using cedar to build a "box" ?????

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Forum topic by 1yeldud1 posted 05-16-2011 08:08 PM 678 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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05-16-2011 08:08 PM

Will I run into any problems building and finishing a small box made of cedar for a customer ?? She is requesting it built of cedar – any suggestions as to glue and finish – the majority of my boxes have been built of oak using tight bond 2 for glue and watco danish oil for finish – finger joints, mitre joints are what I usually use – any lumberjocks want to give me suggestions ?

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#1 posted 05-16-2011 08:13 PM

I just made one out of cedar. Same glue. Same joints. Same finish unless you want to smell it

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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