First attempt at a lidded vessel

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Project by wcp posted 01-15-2018 01:43 AM 742 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The wood is alder and mahogany plus a small piece of purple heart for the knob. This project was a practice piece to see how a pattern would turn out. Well I should have searched for more of the lighter colored wood like the bottom was made from to contrast more with the mahogany. My wife is happy with it at least.

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#1 posted 01-15-2018 04:31 AM

Looks good, I like the light coloured pieces.

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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#2 posted 01-15-2018 05:45 AM

Very nice bit lathe work!

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

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#3 posted 01-15-2018 03:55 PM

Turned out so nice. I like the lid with contrasting knob.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#4 posted 01-15-2018 05:05 PM

This is a wonderful lidded box.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#5 posted 01-15-2018 11:01 PM

Looks very nice.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#6 posted 01-16-2018 02:24 AM

Very nice piece, and if Mama’s happy…everyone is happy!!

-- Do or do not...there is no try - Master Yoda

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