Maple & Walnut Box

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Project by CoolToolShed posted 03-05-2014 01:00 AM 2009 views 6 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a box made from Maple & Walnut. It’s lined with black felt. Finished with Tung Oil and (3) coats of Spray Lacquer. The box was made to hold a tin of ashes from our deceased cat.

-- Chris in Maine -

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#1 posted 03-05-2014 01:03 AM

Beautiful work Chris!

-- Greg D, Cen. CA, "Keep it on the Level, Do it Right the First Time!"

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#2 posted 03-05-2014 01:11 AM

Thanks Greg!

-- Chris in Maine -

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#3 posted 03-05-2014 01:37 AM

Very nice looking box! I love the combination of walnut and maple!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#4 posted 03-05-2014 02:05 AM

Wow, the box turned out great, I just love how maple and walnut look together, great work

-- steve, simple and effective

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#5 posted 03-05-2014 11:54 AM

Very nice box and I like the choice of woods and finish…thanks for sharing.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#6 posted 03-05-2014 02:36 PM

Very nice build, great contrast.

-- Bob in Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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#7 posted 03-05-2014 03:13 PM

This is a nice clean box, Chris. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#8 posted 03-05-2014 03:28 PM

Thanks everyone! I appreciate the compliments!

-- Chris in Maine -

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#9 posted 03-11-2014 04:03 PM

It came out beautiful, like the great contrast of wood colors and it makes a great home for the pet cat. Well done!

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