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texx
18th Jul 2010, 02:53 PM
thought i would have a go at making a box , i decided to use some of my huon pine for the task and jazz it up by tying a celtic knot in it .
the box is 45mm dia and 80mm high not including me knob.
the knot is w/red cedar and my funny looking knob on the lid is mky/cedar
i have also included a picture of my hi tech no expense spared setup on my scms that i created for cutting and easy to repeat the 45 degree required for the knot .
i do it that way because i don't like to move my saw from its 90 degree spot unless i really have to ,
after finishing this little item i have decided i need to buy a saw tooth bit set or rather move it a bit further up my want list.

texx
18th Jul 2010, 03:00 PM
be handy if i added the pics too.

Manuka Jock
18th Jul 2010, 03:10 PM
Texx , beautiful design , outstanding colours and excellent skills .
A piece to treasure for life
congratulations :2tsup:


The cutting sled for the drop saw is a great idea too .

Ad de Crom
18th Jul 2010, 07:05 PM
Texx, that's very pretty to look at
Very attractive.
Ad :2tsup:

wood hacker
18th Jul 2010, 07:05 PM
Keep this up Texx and we're going to have to declare you "Master of the Knot"

Beautiful piece mate. :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:

munruben
18th Jul 2010, 07:27 PM
Well done texx, nice piece. Looks great:2tsup::2tsup:

mick61
18th Jul 2010, 09:20 PM
Great job Texx.Would you mind posting a pick of the inside.
Mick61:D

texx
18th Jul 2010, 09:40 PM
just took a quick one , this what you are after .

mkypenturner
19th Jul 2010, 08:28 AM
thats great :2tsup:

Rum Pig
19th Jul 2010, 09:04 AM
Very nice well done:2tsup::2tsup:

artme
19th Jul 2010, 10:38 AM
Grey twerk Texx!!!:2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:

Ed Reiss
19th Jul 2010, 12:29 PM
veeeerrrrryyyyyy nice :2tsup:

mick61
19th Jul 2010, 12:49 PM
Yes thats fine thankyou.
Mick:D

Manuka Jock
19th Jul 2010, 03:33 PM
just took a quick one , this what you are after .
bluddy lovely :2tsup:

woodturner2
19th Jul 2010, 06:59 PM
WOW texx:oo: that looks great:2tsup::2tsup:

Lloyd