Something Box

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Project by NoSpace posted 10-19-2017 05:42 AM 1380 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

‘been a rough year, and after all kinds of stuff and a move, I have a new shop—better than ever—and finally pushed through the mental barrier to get going again. This was made primarily with a hand miter saw. It’s highly flawed, especially if I were to take a picture with it open :). but it’s difficult to express how hard it was to get to the point where I could finish it. I’d say i’m moving on to bigger and better things, but it’s going to be a few more small boxes, but better executed.

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Gene Howe

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#1 posted 10-19-2017 09:39 AM

Great looking box. If you next ones are to be better executed, they will be beyond phenomenal. There is certainly nothing wrong with this one. Beautiful work.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#2 posted 10-19-2017 11:01 AM

bad mouth it all you want and then mail it to me. That top is OUTSTANDING !!

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#3 posted 10-19-2017 01:14 PM

It looks to be a well made box. If there are flaws as you say, you will get passed it. You have a great mind for design. keep up the good work.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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DeLayne Peck

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#4 posted 10-19-2017 03:57 PM

We are always too close to our own projects. Others never see the stress and struggle. Keep challenging yourself.

-- DJ Peck, Lincoln Nebraska. Lord, keep your arm around my shoulder and your hand over my mouth.

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#5 posted 10-19-2017 04:59 PM

Getting through the mental barrier and getting started is sometimes the hardest part of the project. Your box looks good from where I’m sitting.

-- Earl "I'm a pessamist - generally that increases the chance that things will turn out better than expected"

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#6 posted 10-19-2017 09:58 PM

I like the top. Looks good.

-- ~Daniel

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#7 posted 10-20-2017 05:58 PM

Looks good from here! I am convinced that doing the same basic thing over and over will hone your skills and make you better.

-- Dale

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