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Cedar Planter Box

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Project by Andre posted 05-23-2018 05:44 AM 1393 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Box was a Mothers Day Present for my Wife and was the result of 2 X 4 contest at our local Woodworkers Guild. Took 1st prize? Actually cut down a 2 X 6 so I had 1/4 sawn wood to work with. Made with 5 degree angles and dovetailed.
Last Pic was left over wood not including cut offs! Finished with a couple of coats of Spar varnish.

-- Lifting one end of the plank.





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Brian Gulotta

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#1 posted 05-23-2018 11:45 AM

Looks great Andre!!!

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 05-23-2018 01:02 PM

This is a nice planter and is so nicely done.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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#3 posted 05-23-2018 06:14 PM

Showoff! :-) Seriously, you have elevated lowly cedar go a new level! It’s really beautiful!

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be. http://www.geraldlhunsucker.com/

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#4 posted 05-23-2018 07:29 PM

Well designed and neat work. Hope the wife was happy?

-- "Do or Do not. There is no try." - Yoda

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#5 posted 05-24-2018 01:37 AM

Awesome design!

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#6 posted 05-24-2018 02:49 AM

Hope you aren’t going to get that beauty dirty!

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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#7 posted 05-27-2018 10:44 PM

Beautiful !! I see the excellent craftsmanship and skills of woodworking.

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