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Project by rentman posted 2630 days ago 4019 views 1 time favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My buddy got a signed eddie vanhalen guitar and he wanted case to hang it on his office wall.Man I didnt want to make this.I put it off for 3 years.I hated making this thing but it did turn out alright.

-- Phil, Chattanooga,TN





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miles125

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#1 posted 2630 days ago

Looks like your friends fortunate to have you for a buddy! Looks very nice.

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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furnitologist

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#2 posted 2630 days ago

Phil….....you had no choice man…............Eddie VanHalen!!!!

When I saw the signature….....I had to “JUMP”............that’s COOL Phil…..........Neil

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mot

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#3 posted 2630 days ago

That’s awesome! I have some pre 62’ Strats that I wanted to make display cases for. I’m a guitar owner more than player. That’s a really nice design. Did you use a plan, or make that from your own design? How deep is it? Is it meant to hang, or be a floor display? So many questions! I just love this project. Thanks for sharing!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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TreeBones

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#4 posted 2630 days ago

You did a great job and must be proud to have a guitar like that in your piece.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://westcoastlands.net/SawBucks2/phpBB3 http://www.portablesawmill.info

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#5 posted 2630 days ago

A beautifull case your friend must be proud of you.
The Guitar made for my Son, would look nice in a case like that.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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Napaman

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#6 posted 2630 days ago

very nice…was the consternation just the fact that a guitar should be played rather than “cased”??? whatever the reason—-very nice job…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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oscorner

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#7 posted 2630 days ago

Nice guitar…even Nicer case. I’m glad you decide to build it, otherwise we would have missed out.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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rentman

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#8 posted 2630 days ago

Thank you all.

-- Phil, Chattanooga,TN

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Karson

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#9 posted 2630 days ago

Rentman: A great case to be used by an one-of-a-kind guitar.

Great job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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jockmike2

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#10 posted 2630 days ago

Great job rentman beautiful display case for a famous guitar. Be proud. jockmike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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David

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#11 posted 2629 days ago

Nice case work and a very cool guitar!

-- http://foldingrule.blogspot.com

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splinter41

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#12 posted 2629 days ago

What a life time opt, I would have felt honored to do the case,great job on the case, do you have a blueprint for it? I have a 61 gibson archtop I would like to case.

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MsDebbieP

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#13 posted 2628 days ago

good friend – to wait 3 years!

And why did you hate to do it???

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Dick, & Barb Cain

8693 posts in 2933 days


#14 posted 2628 days ago

For some reason, or another the Guitar link don’t work on my other comment, so try this: Guitar solo

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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PanamaJack

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#15 posted 2628 days ago

This is one great guitar case/cabinet Rentman. Your friend is indeed lucky to have you as a friend. Abosolutely, a great job.

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

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