Hap Arnold Wings Shadowbox

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Project by AAWW2005 posted 03-31-2016 03:08 PM 1322 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

By request I went Old School with this display. The original Air Force Symbol Hap Arnold Wings. This display is built in the Intarsia art form I enjoy, every piece is cut out and put together like a puzzle to create the image you see. It’s hard to read the ruler on top but the wing tips are 24-1/4” apart. The wings are Oak, the rest of the box is Alder, the circle is stained with Sadona red. As Always, thanks for looking!

-- "Your Design or Mine!"

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#1 posted 03-31-2016 07:04 PM

Beuatiful shapes and wood colours.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#2 posted 03-31-2016 09:39 PM

You can’t go wrong with old school here. My dad served from 1947-1973 so the Hap Arnold wings look very familiar to me.

Your portfolio of work is very impressive.

Thanks for sharing.

Bill in MI

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#3 posted 03-31-2016 09:41 PM


-- "Your Design or Mine!"

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#4 posted 04-01-2016 12:03 AM

As always a first class job.

-- "If you want it, I can build it"

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#5 posted 04-01-2016 12:46 PM

As an Air Force vet this really appeals to me. Beautifully done.

-- Ride the bevel!

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