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Spotted Maple

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Project by Tokolosi posted 08-25-2014 03:04 PM 1736 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Found a small piece of really rare Spotted Maple and made it into a fun little box ;)

Maple & Walnut, 8” x 5” x 3”, Danish Oil (will get poly when the oil sets)

-- “There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.” ~ JRR Tolkien





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Pdub

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#1 posted 08-25-2014 06:14 PM

You are one of the lucky ones! Very few people get to see the spotted maple and even less gat to actually use it.
Cool looking box.

-- Paul, North Dakota, USAF Ret.

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tomd

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#2 posted 08-25-2014 06:24 PM

I just seen an advertisement for spot remover you might want to try. It’s called spot B gone. Love the box.

-- Tom D

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jaykaypur

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#3 posted 08-25-2014 10:49 PM

A great idea and you did it well. I think I might have some of that wood laying around somewhere. Spotted something…..I’ll find it! Nice job on this.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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NormG

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#4 posted 08-25-2014 11:05 PM

Great use of a valuable scarce resource

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#5 posted 08-27-2014 06:06 AM

Nice box with dots. I tried something simillar, but yours turned better.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#6 posted 08-30-2014 09:06 PM

Very kool. The random dots really pop nicely.

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

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