Eye of the tiger

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Project by thatwoodworkingguy posted 06-09-2010 03:43 AM 2137 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This curly maple box finished with amber shelac and then lacquer is a real eye catcher and virtually looks like tiger stripes!

-- ~Eagle America~ ~Woodcraft~

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#1 posted 06-09-2010 03:45 AM

looks pretty sweet!

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#2 posted 06-09-2010 05:38 AM

OOOO so nice ,great box


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#3 posted 06-09-2010 08:02 AM

Nice wood AND box. The shellac gives it a nice color.

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and now time to work!!!

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#4 posted 06-09-2010 10:49 AM

very nice!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#5 posted 06-09-2010 11:55 AM

Very nice indeed.

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#6 posted 06-09-2010 05:15 PM

Another nice box and another winner.Thanks for posting….............Schloemoe

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Jim Crockett (USN Retired)

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#7 posted 06-09-2010 07:04 PM

Great box. The curly maple is outstanding and I like the way you made the top with the insert standing very proud. Good work!


-- A veteran is someone who, at one point in his/her life, wrote a blank check made payable to "The United States of America," for an amount of "up to and including his/her life".

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