CPO Anchor

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Project by themaddriver posted 01-28-2016 09:35 PM 656 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have started working on Navy items. This is a Chief Petty Officer Anchor which has a very long and celebrated history. This is my first effort and I think it came out exceptionally well. This was my second ever attempt at scrolling. It is made out of poplar and stained (cannot remember the colors). I stained the rope using the same stain as the anchor. Finished with spray lacquer. The knot tied is an anchor knot.

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#1 posted 01-28-2016 09:37 PM

That turned out great. He should be proud to have it.

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#2 posted 01-28-2016 09:45 PM

This is beautifully done. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#3 posted 01-29-2016 12:56 AM

Very nice looking project!

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#4 posted 01-29-2016 02:33 PM

Great project and well done.
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#5 posted 02-10-2016 06:32 PM

As a Active duty Chief in the Navy right now. I want one

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