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Project by hoosier0311 posted 05-13-2014 03:28 PM 1915 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Had a pretty good pile of scrap laying about so I set up the dovetail jig and went to town on some boxes. made 3 of them they are about 12” x 5” x 6”

-- atta boy Clarence!

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#1 posted 05-13-2014 03:56 PM

That’s some nice looking scrap… lol.

I’ve always thought that a well placed knot or two adds to the character.

Best Regards. – Len
Work Safely and have Fun.

-- Mother Nature should be proud of what you've done with her tree. - Len ...just north of a stone's throw from the oHIo, river that is, in So. Indiana.

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#2 posted 05-13-2014 06:01 PM

They look very nice. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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Steve Kreins

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#3 posted 05-13-2014 06:06 PM

I love it! That box is a real man’s box! It’s got character. I could just sit and look at the grain and knots all day. Good Job!

-- I thank God for everything, especially all of you!

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#4 posted 05-14-2014 05:23 AM

Very unique pieces, I like that arrow box you made earlier. I too tend to dabble in the reclaimed projects mainly boxes, chests and beer and wine totes. also like that pallet chest you made with the star on it,

-- Richard Boise, Idaho

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#5 posted 05-14-2014 10:37 AM

nice job. I’m gonna have to have another HAND DOVETAIL talk with you. LOL sheetzy

-- What this world needs is a little more sawdust on the floor.

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#6 posted 05-14-2014 11:19 AM

But, but, I used my hands? ,,,,,,,,,,,, and a router and a jig. LOL

-- atta boy Clarence!

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