A few new boxes.

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Project by Dennis Hunter / Laura Merchant posted 03-06-2012 09:25 PM 1804 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are three of the seven boxes I started a week ago before the weather got to darn cold to work in the garage and here we goes another day it snows on us good thing I had ok weather the last few days

-- (L an D Woodworks)

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#1 posted 03-06-2012 10:46 PM

Nice boxes.

The lid on the third box is just beautifull. That wood looks like its moving.

-- “There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.” ~ JRR Tolkien

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#2 posted 03-06-2012 10:50 PM

Beautiful work! I like them all but the top on the box in the 3rd and 4th pic is really nice and rustic. And I echo Tokolosi on the 3rd box lid….........unreal flow of the grain. Great job.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#3 posted 03-07-2012 12:04 AM

I know how hard those can be; oh I know all too well how hard, and those look really great.

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#4 posted 03-07-2012 01:44 AM

All nice boxes with spectacular wood. Wanna trade for some hedgeapple?

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#5 posted 03-07-2012 02:01 AM

Nice work Dennis. I ave you some wood to encourage you. You aren’t supposed to do better than me!!!
See you Saturday to get my wood back. LOL

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

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#6 posted 03-07-2012 02:43 AM

Robert, I would be very encouraged if you gave me some wood like that!

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#7 posted 03-07-2012 06:29 AM

Love the grain on the last one

-- Life so short, the craft so long to learn

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#8 posted 03-07-2012 06:54 AM

The grain in that last one is pretty amazing. Quilted maple? Just a guess, I’m still not great at identifying wood types

-- Welcome to downtown Coolsville, Population: US! --Hogarth Hughes

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#9 posted 03-10-2012 01:07 AM

Very nicely done on the boxes. The fit and finish are outstanding.

At first I thought gfadvm was offering you some road apple wood and I was going to say be carful of using it. ;-)


-- It is always the right time, to do the right thing.

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