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My first box build. Gift for a friend

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I built this box for a friend’s birthday. Spalted maple was used for the main box construction.





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recycle1943

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#1 posted 05-14-2019 07:41 PM

darn nice box and we all know you shouldn’t someone an empty box. I wonder which they will notice first – the box or the contents ?
Very nice gift

-- 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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#2 posted 05-14-2019 07:44 PM

I love the wood you used in making that nice looking box

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#3 posted 05-14-2019 07:45 PM

nice gift from a nice friend,im sure their gonna enjoy the beautiful box and tasty contents.nice work,and welcome to lumber jocks.

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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mafe

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#4 posted 05-14-2019 09:52 PM

I will love to be your friend!
Wonderful gift.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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Blackberry

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#5 posted 05-14-2019 11:40 PM

The gift that keeps on giving! Looks great

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Blackberry

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#6 posted 05-14-2019 11:40 PM

Btw, welcome to LJ’s

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Kelster58

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#7 posted 05-14-2019 11:48 PM

Very nice…..You did a GREAT Job! Welcome to LJ’s

-- K. Stone “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” ― Benjamin Franklin

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#8 posted 05-15-2019 04:37 AM

Nice box. I bet the receiver of this is happy.

Welcome to LJ’s

-- Think safe, be safe

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Ivan

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#9 posted 05-15-2019 05:57 AM

Good gift. The wood also looks awesome.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#10 posted 05-15-2019 10:49 AM

Great looking and nicely done. Keep on boxing.

-- Drew -- "The greatest wealth is health".

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#11 posted 05-15-2019 01:15 PM

Mmmm…the box is wonderful! The contents better! Small batch is great. Single Barrel is my favorite bourbon.

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#12 posted 05-15-2019 01:20 PM

Very nice and the contents are too!

-- The hump with the stump and the pump!

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#13 posted 05-15-2019 04:05 PM

Very nice, I like what isin it as well.

-- Chris K

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#14 posted 05-15-2019 06:00 PM

I would suggest a blonde shellac thinned in Johnny Walker blue label for the finish.

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#15 posted 05-15-2019 06:29 PM

awesome box and welcome to LumberJocks!

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails

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