US Navy ship wheel shadow box with inlayed coins

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Project by Topnotch Woodworks posted 08-05-2015 10:44 AM 1176 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
US Navy ship wheel shadow box with inlayed coins
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Made this case for a US Navy Captain in the medical corps who served both as enlisted and officer.

-- Ken

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#1 posted 08-05-2015 06:08 PM

It’s another nice design and well executed.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#2 posted 08-06-2015 05:03 AM

That is beautiful work, and as a retired Navy man myself, I love it. But, the flag not folded properly, or if it is, it’s not displayed properly.

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#3 posted 08-06-2015 01:59 PM

Only rule for displaying a flag is upright and if it’s been “cased” or folded, its not supposed to be unfolded. If he builds his the way I do then the flag is never folded to begin with, just put in the recess and the rest shoved in for aesthetic purposes only. Love your boxes fellow shadowbox maker.

-- I cut three boards and all four were too short.

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#4 posted 08-06-2015 06:15 PM

Thanks for the compliments skeeterusaf….

-- Ken

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