First Box

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Project by skiler posted 01-02-2014 03:14 PM 1619 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Tea Box for the wife for Christmas. Made of Red Oak.

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#1 posted 01-02-2014 03:42 PM

Beautiful work, your 1st…wow,

-- Pete in NC

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#2 posted 01-02-2014 08:17 PM

A good start, well made box.

-- The common man thinks. The wise man is silent. The stupid man discusses.

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#3 posted 01-03-2014 01:47 AM

Good job. Keep the projects coming.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#4 posted 01-03-2014 02:42 AM

Skiler, great start. You have mastered lots of skills: dividers, splines, routing, sanding. This is a fine job. It should make a nice gift for your wife. (THE wife seems demeaning.) I don’t know that you will need them but there are some tips on box building listed by topic at the end of this posting if you want to look at them. Keep boxing and keep posting.

-- Big Al in IN

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#5 posted 01-03-2014 12:16 PM

Well done!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#6 posted 01-04-2014 07:45 PM

Great 1st job!

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#7 posted 01-05-2014 03:10 PM

Thanks for the kind comments everyone. Boxguy, thanks for the links, I definitely will bookmark those

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