Pistol Case

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Project by bold1 posted 12-23-2015 02:05 PM 1159 views 1 time favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

What I’ve been working on for the last 2 months. My son’s Xmas gift.

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#1 posted 12-23-2015 02:48 PM

WOW! That is a lot of lines to carve. Looks great.

-- Chris K

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#2 posted 12-23-2015 02:51 PM

+1 for what Chris said – that is some carving.

What did you use for the inside finish?

-- "I love it when a plan comes together" John "Hannibal" Smith

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#3 posted 12-23-2015 02:51 PM

This will make a great pistol case. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#4 posted 12-23-2015 02:54 PM


-- Ryno

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#5 posted 12-23-2015 03:36 PM

That’s some really nice work!!!

-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.

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#6 posted 12-23-2015 03:58 PM

wow! Great job!

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#7 posted 12-23-2015 04:11 PM

That’s a lot of beautiful work. Well done!

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#8 posted 12-23-2015 04:56 PM

Thanks for all your comments. WoodNSawdust, the inside is lined with Forest Green velvet.

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#9 posted 12-23-2015 06:58 PM

I hope that the pistol is at least half as nice as the case.

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#10 posted 12-23-2015 08:03 PM

Very impressive! What kind of pistol is this designed for?

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

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#11 posted 12-23-2015 09:21 PM

His pistol is a New Army (1858 Some call them).44 cap and ball, Remington, reproduction, made by Pietta. I made a place for his extra cylinder, powder flask, cap tin, bullet mold, and nipple wrench.

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#12 posted 12-24-2015 01:51 PM

This is impressive work!

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#13 posted 12-24-2015 02:11 PM

Incredible. The carving is so detailed, even in photos you want to reach out and touch the top. Very impressive.

Thanks for sharing.

Bill in MI

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