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Project by DeMike posted 05-14-2016 03:57 AM 776 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a silhouette of an f-18 hornet, and it’s about 35” tall nose to tail. It’s hard maple, walnut and sepele. I got the idea from a picture I saw online and made it happen! It should hang nicely in my living room on the wall. Any questions, please ask!

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#1 posted 05-14-2016 11:25 AM

Realy brilliant work, especialy on those stars.

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#2 posted 05-14-2016 01:57 PM

Looks good. I like it !

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#3 posted 05-14-2016 03:22 PM

Former USAF F-15 Eagle pilot salutes you for your patriotism.

The first F-18 I ever saw was a Canadian Forces bird out of Soelingen Air Base, Germany. We met nose-to-nose in a dedicated low altitude training area along the Black Forest. When we passed, we each turned into the other. I think I said something like, “Uh oh!” when I saw his turn capability.

As we used to say, Check Six!

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#4 posted 05-15-2016 01:01 AM

Super nice piece! Cool idea, good execution


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#5 posted 05-15-2016 05:54 AM

Nice work…

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#6 posted 09-29-2016 02:51 PM

Is there a way to make this into a coin holder like you did the tomcat? Also what is the cost for something exactly that with possible coin holder option. Very awesome though love it!!

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