Walnut and Maple Pic Box

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Project by cajunpen posted 07-14-2014 11:43 PM 1859 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My oldest Son has a collection just North of 50 Guitars and buys his pics by the gross. He asked me to make him a little box to store them in – here is what I came up with. It is Walnut and Maple it’s 4 1/2” tall and 2” in diameter. I turned a solid bottom from a piece of Maple, then attached the Ringmaster rings to the bottom while it was still mounted to the lathe, letting it dry overnight prior to sanding. I finished with BLO and applied some Ren Wax for the final finish.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#1 posted 07-14-2014 11:56 PM

Very nice work sir

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 07-15-2014 01:14 AM

Nicely turned.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#3 posted 07-15-2014 12:27 PM

Really nice, clean, and gr8 wood combos and design.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. [email protected]

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#4 posted 07-16-2014 06:52 PM

Very picky for those pics. I like the color combo.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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