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Going away plaque with gun barrel

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Project by cdaniels posted 07-23-2014 02:51 AM 1130 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Got asked to make a going away plaque for our boss. Made it out of walnut and with a F-15 gun barrel. Didn’t turn out too bad and got asked to make 3 more.

Iron sides

-- Jesus was a carpenter... I'm just saying





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AlBCuttnWud

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#1 posted 07-23-2014 03:06 AM

Nice job. What technique did you use to paint the barrel? Never saw a painted barrel but I really like it.

-- -Al, Patuxent River, MD

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lightcs1776

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#2 posted 07-23-2014 03:24 AM

Nice. Great parting gift.

-- Chris ** If there must be trouble, let it be in my day, that my child may have peace. — Tom Paine **

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cdaniels

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#3 posted 07-23-2014 04:24 AM

I can’t take credit for the paint. The metals technology guys took care of that

-- Jesus was a carpenter... I'm just saying

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#4 posted 07-23-2014 02:38 PM

Nicely done, CD! Congrats on the new commissions as well!

-- God bless, Candy

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helluvawreck

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#5 posted 07-23-2014 03:07 PM

It sure did turn out nicely.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#6 posted 07-23-2014 06:54 PM

Good job

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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_Daniel_

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#7 posted 07-23-2014 09:12 PM

Very nice gift. Sure miss my old duty station’s laser engraver…

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cdaniels

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#8 posted 07-23-2014 10:11 PM

I have every intention of buying a laser engraver when I get out

-- Jesus was a carpenter... I'm just saying

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DIYaholic

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#9 posted 07-23-2014 10:30 PM

Great looking presentation piece…
Sure to be treasured for years!!!

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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gfadvm

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#10 posted 07-24-2014 01:18 AM

Nice retirement gift and will be a conversation piece for sure.

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

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