2 little turend boxes

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Project by branch posted 11-17-2015 11:54 AM 1047 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

hi i had some pieces of sp beach that i got from a friend it has being hanging about the wood pile
drying for about a year some of it is a little soft but it stayed together on the lath and this is what it end
up as a little sent box the are 6 inches at the widest and stand 5 inches tall finished with 5 coats of sand and seal
and a lot of bees wax thought i would shear them


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#1 posted 11-17-2015 12:23 PM

They are real nice boxes Branch, like to look of the spalting.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#2 posted 11-17-2015 01:20 PM

Awesome Branch, they are great. Love the spalting.


-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#3 posted 11-17-2015 01:27 PM

Beautiful looking wood! Great turning project.

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#4 posted 11-17-2015 04:53 PM

Beautiful work, and the wood is gorgeous! Where did you get the pierced metal pieces?

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#5 posted 11-17-2015 05:10 PM

These are beautiful, Branch. Where do you get the ‘ornaments’ for the lids?

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#6 posted 11-17-2015 07:53 PM

Hugo, these are fantastic. And, ditto on what Charlie said. The lids: Please share your source.

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#7 posted 11-17-2015 09:50 PM

hi thanks for having a look and your comments i
got the inserts for the lids from a hardware store
that dos a lot of wood-turning stuff not suer how makes them
hop this helps


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