Very special shadowbox

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Project by tpayne posted 01-26-2015 12:00 AM 1295 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Very special shadowbox made for the family of a Marine that was killed in action. Some of us unfortunately pay for freedom. The shadowbox was made out of cherry with walnut splines. This was my first time making the splines and I think it came out pretty good. It is amazing the difference a few days in the California sun makes on the color of the project.

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#1 posted 01-26-2015 12:04 AM

A beautiful frame very nicely crafted it will showoff memorabilia quite well. Condolences to the family.

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#2 posted 01-26-2015 03:04 AM

very nice build, love the splines. Condolences to the family as well as a warm thank you for their commitment and service…

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#3 posted 01-26-2015 04:39 AM

Wonderful gift idea, thank you for thinking of this Marine and his family

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#4 posted 01-27-2015 01:40 AM

The dovetail splines are really nice. And surprizingly easy. Very nice of you to make it for the family.

-- Every project is an opportunity to acquire new tools and any solution that requires buying a new tool is the correct one.

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