Box with some router designs

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Project by longgone posted 02-16-2015 11:37 PM 4681 views 6 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I don’t remember what the wood type is but I liked it so I made a box.

I haven’t posted much lately because I am creating stuff to stock up for some upcoming shows.

My photo background is really scuffed and dirty from use. I hesitate to use it and need to order another one before I take any more photos.

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#1 posted 02-16-2015 11:54 PM

Very original I like it…

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#2 posted 02-17-2015 12:01 AM

looks really nice, lots of ideas for making different designs…your doing good…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#3 posted 02-17-2015 12:21 AM

Beautiful box like many other of yours.

-- Personality and character of a man is like wood,you must polish it to shine.....

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#4 posted 02-17-2015 12:36 AM

neat router work..really makes a statement.

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#5 posted 02-17-2015 01:02 AM

Kinda has a sunburst look to it—I like it!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#6 posted 02-17-2015 01:12 AM

Great look! Now you just need to carve a spider on that corner! I have some pecan that resembles the wood in this box.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#7 posted 02-17-2015 01:20 AM

Thanks everyone… once I made the basic box the routing only took about an hour. I used a round nose bit and a straightedge, some clamping and some double sided tape when I couldn’t get a good clamping.
The finish is lacquer.

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#8 posted 02-17-2015 01:23 AM

Great look! Now you just need to carve a spider on that corner! I have some pecan that resembles the wood in this box.

- gfadvm

It just might be Pecan Andy. I have this habit of buying lumber anytime I am at a lumberyard and see something I like so I can have it around for future use. I recognize most woods I use but some that I don’t frequently use get forgotten. I now make it a habit of writing the lumber type and the date I got it on each piece with a lumber crayon. Makes life easier down the road

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#9 posted 02-17-2015 01:28 AM

I’m sure you don’t tire of being told how each box is a piece of art. Thanks for the tools update. Hadn’t heard from you in awhile. good to know your busy and productive.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#10 posted 02-17-2015 01:29 AM

Star burst! This is excellent.

-- Art | Bradenton, Florida

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#11 posted 02-17-2015 03:32 AM

Outstanding job!!

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

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#12 posted 02-17-2015 04:40 AM

Very unique Greg! I like it. As many boxes as you’ve made, it must be hard to find new designs… but you keep doing it. I always enjoy your work.

-- Jerry... making sawdust in the Knobs of Southern Indiana

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#13 posted 02-17-2015 05:45 AM

Looks great!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#14 posted 02-17-2015 10:51 AM

Outstanding 3D effect!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#15 posted 02-17-2015 10:53 AM

Very nice Greg, I really like this box,

Just like you in the lack of posting projects only I’ve been busy making custom orders that are flocking in already cooped well over $1k this month alone, Dec and Jan were my best months to date and already starting out to be an awesome year but…. I have to keep it fun and not a job :) though the money is nice.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at

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