Small trinket box

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Project by meaded posted 01-11-2013 03:36 AM 1420 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The lid is roasted maple, the sides and the insert are made from repurposed hardwood flooring. The carton said the wood was Southern Hickory, and in small letters after it it says Cumaru. Perhaps some of you have seen this before, I am not sure if they were referring to the finish or if they actually call Cumaru a Hickory. It also known as Brazilian Teak. The box is 4” by 6” barrel hinges, Maple splines. 3 coats of Tung Oil.

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#1 posted 01-11-2013 04:22 AM

Very nice!

Thanks for sharing.

-- Wag more, bark less.

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#2 posted 01-11-2013 04:38 AM

Nice little box!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#3 posted 01-11-2013 08:06 AM

Nice small trinket box! Good job and thanks for sharing…

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#4 posted 01-11-2013 01:27 PM

Great job!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#5 posted 01-11-2013 03:25 PM

It is simple but beautiful and well done little trinket box. Great job!


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#6 posted 01-12-2013 01:33 AM

Cumaru is a very hard wood and it is known as Brazilian Teak.

Nice piece

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#7 posted 01-12-2013 03:18 PM

Simple and beautiful, nice work

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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