Tae Kwon Do Belt Display

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Project by jaykaypur posted 10-22-2014 01:55 AM 3188 views 3 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this for my grand-nephew who is on his 6th belt in tae kwon do. The display rack—which is where he will display his previous belts attained—is made of tiger maple and measures 21” x 12” x 2 1/2” and finished with Howards wax. The nameplate is copper with his name etched and inked in. Thanks for the looks and comments.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#1 posted 10-22-2014 01:59 AM

a wonderful thing for you to do for your family, this is a great way to display the belts and he will be able to look upon them and see his achievements with the martial arts…i really like tiger maple…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#2 posted 10-22-2014 02:32 AM

That is beautiful !
A very nice design .
Love that tiger maple you used , just awesome .
My grandson is also into this and particular as he is he had to have a cabinet so no dust would get on his belt collection which is now complete and he wears his black belt with pride .


-- Kiefer

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#3 posted 10-22-2014 04:33 AM

A well made display rack for his belts. Hope some of that beautiful maple will show with the belts on.
I wear a black belt with pride also, around my belly.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#4 posted 10-22-2014 11:38 AM

I like it, especially the maple. I’m going to show this to my youngest Son, he’d like this project. He earned his recommended black belt, then injured his knee and stopped.

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#5 posted 10-22-2014 11:53 AM

Excellent piece, gorgeous grain with the tiger. Id love to see a pic with the belts installed, I’m not sure if they’ll sandwich between the slats or encircle them. All of my belts are just in a bag in the closet, along with all three kids belts, maybe a rack is in order???

-- I've decided 1 mistake is really 2 opportunities to learn.. learn how to fix it... and learn how to not repeat it

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#6 posted 10-22-2014 03:49 PM

Awesome! Love that grain in the Maple!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#7 posted 10-22-2014 03:53 PM

Absolutely gorgeous. Beautifull wood too

-- “There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.” ~ JRR Tolkien

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#8 posted 10-22-2014 06:38 PM

This is one of the nicest TDK Belt Display pieces I’ve seen—outstanding! Congratulations on a well deserved DT3.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#9 posted 10-22-2014 09:49 PM

Congrats to your grd-nephew on his accomplishments. A super nice shelf to display his goals.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#10 posted 10-22-2014 10:08 PM

Interesting Idea and great wood.

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#11 posted 10-22-2014 11:37 PM

I’m sure he’ll like it and find it useful.
Beautiful build and woods

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#12 posted 10-23-2014 12:41 AM

Very nice work. Love the wood.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#13 posted 10-23-2014 01:25 AM

Nice work, gives me ideas for some small pieces I’ve been saving and a spice rack!

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