Jewelry Box Fingered Maple and Walnut

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Project by Duckster posted 09-17-2014 12:39 PM 2188 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This jewelry box was a lot of fun to build. I had a chunk of Curly Walnut and used it as a Top Knot to some beautiful Figured Maple I had. I sanded it all down to a 400 grit finish, then used two coats of wood filler. After I had sanded it back down I put 9 coats of Lacqure on it. I then wet sanded it down with 2000 and 4000 grit. Waxed and buffed it to a mirror finish.

-- Duckster, Texas. {Any day of fishing, Beats a good day at work.} Wash your feet and love Jesus

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#1 posted 09-17-2014 12:56 PM

very unique box, it looks real good, well done

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#2 posted 09-17-2014 01:38 PM

That is awesome

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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#3 posted 09-17-2014 01:51 PM

very cool design, great job

-- steve, simple and effective

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#4 posted 09-17-2014 02:09 PM

This is a beautiful box and you’ve done a fine job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#5 posted 09-17-2014 03:35 PM

Beautiful work Duckster!

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#6 posted 09-17-2014 11:59 PM

Thanks. Retired, I have a lot of time

-- Duckster, Texas. {Any day of fishing, Beats a good day at work.} Wash your feet and love Jesus

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#7 posted 09-18-2014 01:01 AM

very nice piece, well done

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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