Flag and Medal case

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Project by DiamondWW posted 09-17-2009 04:36 AM 1517 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I built this case for my flag and medals upon my retirement from the USAF. The flag in the case isn’t the actual flag given to me at the retirement. I carried this one on 5 combat missions outside the wire during my tour in Iraq.

Thanks for letting me share my love of woodworking with you guys and gals.

-- There is no such thing as scrap wood, only smaller projects.

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#1 posted 09-17-2009 04:58 AM

super case very well done.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#2 posted 09-17-2009 03:00 PM

Man, I love the spiral posts and you even did the one in reverse!! You must have done a ton of sanding on those.

Beautiful Work!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#3 posted 09-17-2009 03:36 PM

Beautiful work and welcome. You’ll find many of us “no longer on active duty types here”

-- RTB. stray animals are just looking for love

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#4 posted 09-17-2009 04:31 PM

Very uniquie case and nicely done. Thanks for what you did while serving and glad you made it back safe. I’m sure this flag has a lot more sentimental value.

-- Paul, North Dakota, USAF Ret.

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#5 posted 09-17-2009 06:36 PM

a very nice case love the turrings.

-- Michael . USN ( Ret ) Batesville,AR

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#6 posted 01-29-2010 08:47 AM

great looking shadow box… and congrats on the retirement and for having the honor to serve your country…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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