LumberJocks

Open Bay Shadowbox with Custom Knife

  • Advertise with us
Project by Tim_CPWD posted 01-12-2015 05:06 AM 1296 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Open Bay Shadowbox with Custom Knife
Open Bay Shadowbox with Custom Knife No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

This shadowbox was commissioned by a Navy Commander. The knife displayed inside was custom made from the tail rotor blade of a Vietnam era helicopter. It was passed down from this customers Father who was also a Navy pilot. This shadowbox is made from oak, stained Early American and finished with clear lacquer.

-- Tim Haenisch, San Diego Ca. http://www.facebook.com/commandperformancewooddesigns





8 comments so far

View majuvla's profile

majuvla

9704 posts in 2413 days


#1 posted 01-12-2015 07:58 AM

Nice project, it’s full of history.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View kdc68's profile

kdc68

2543 posts in 1823 days


#2 posted 01-12-2015 11:02 AM

Beautiful piece. Well done !

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

View Monte Pittman's profile

Monte Pittman

23158 posts in 1884 days


#3 posted 01-12-2015 12:14 PM

Great work. I always love when it comes with a story.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

View Roger's profile

Roger

20305 posts in 2350 days


#4 posted 01-12-2015 12:48 PM

You are the master at these shadow boxes. I’m always impressed.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

View doubleDD's profile

doubleDD

5561 posts in 1589 days


#5 posted 01-12-2015 01:19 PM

Great job on making a hand me down such a treasure.

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

View Mainiac Matt 's profile

Mainiac Matt

6324 posts in 1874 days


#6 posted 01-12-2015 05:31 PM

very nice…

first time I’ve seen a passport displayed in a shadow box… what’s the significance of that one?

-- Pine is fine, but Oak's no joke!

View Tim_CPWD 's profile

Tim_CPWD

306 posts in 791 days


#7 posted 01-13-2015 12:16 AM

Matt, I think the passport is in there representing him being forward deployed and traveling a lot during his career.

-- Tim Haenisch, San Diego Ca. http://www.facebook.com/commandperformancewooddesigns

View Grumpy's profile

Grumpy

21826 posts in 3397 days


#8 posted 01-14-2015 12:24 AM

Nice one

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com