Pistol case

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Project by ceo posted 03-07-2010 02:26 AM 2369 views 7 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I apologize for the photos. I’ll have to take more when it’s daylight. This is made out of red oak, walnut, and rosewood. The corners are the rosewood, which I took a close up. It has a couple of layers of soft foam wrapped in brown crushed velvet, then I added the 1 in. thick tool foam for the support. I was tired of having the same plastic carrying case everyone else owned and had some wood laying around. Now I have a one of a kind case along with a great conversation starter.

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#1 posted 03-07-2010 02:29 AM

Fine home for a custom tuned 1911…

-- Adventure? Heh! Excitement? Heh! A Woodworker craves not these things!

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#2 posted 03-07-2010 02:38 AM

Nice case! Should turn some heads at the range.

-- Karen - a little bit of stupid goes a long way

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#3 posted 03-07-2010 02:50 AM

Great looking pistol case. I may have to make a box!

-- Hal, Tennessee

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#4 posted 03-07-2010 03:32 AM

cool very nice

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#5 posted 03-07-2010 03:58 AM

Awesome job. The walnut and oak look good together.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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#6 posted 03-07-2010 04:39 AM

Great work that will start many conversations most of them will start with can you make me one


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#7 posted 03-07-2010 05:05 AM

Great job. Beautiful way to transport your guns.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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#8 posted 03-07-2010 06:04 AM

Nice job, it turned out nice. Everyday it seems my future projects list grows.

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#9 posted 03-07-2010 06:13 AM

Great Lookin Case

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#10 posted 03-07-2010 02:02 PM

Im agree with Noknot…ummm …I would only need a single pistol case.


-- Measure once cut twice....oh wait....ooops.

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#11 posted 03-07-2010 09:52 PM

I think this is the nicest wooden briefcase I’ve ever seen. Well done

-- Jason

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#12 posted 06-03-2012 02:59 AM

Very awesome! Luv the wood combos. Definately will turn a few heads at the range. Gr8 place to keep a special firearm

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#13 posted 03-12-2014 11:26 PM

Cool, what a good idea.

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