Marine Corps Scout Sniper Plaque

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Project by christopheralan posted 07-10-2010 08:47 PM 2362 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Marine Corps Scout Sniper Plaque
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Commission for a Marine on Camp Lejeune. Woodburned logos, routed letters.

-- christopheralan

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#1 posted 07-10-2010 11:23 PM

Great Job, Chris… I can’t get over the precision you get on the burnings!
And now your doing turnings too… I didn’t know you had a lathe… Good for You!!
What’s next? Burnt Turnings? :)

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#2 posted 07-11-2010 12:36 AM

Man, how do you get that tiny lettering to be so clear with the burn?
That “death from afar’ is clearly legible.
My lettering four times that big doesn’t look half as good.
Nice job Chris.

-- Having fun...Eric

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#3 posted 07-11-2010 12:40 AM

Thanks guys! The lathe is a hand-me-down from another NC WWer. Still working the bugs out of it, but it is fun to work on. As far as the burning, lots and lots of practice my friends!

-- christopheralan

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#4 posted 07-11-2010 02:37 AM

Scout Sniper Platoon was my old unit before I went back to Second Force Recon…OUTSTANDING!

-- Semper Fi, Randy Sr.

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#5 posted 07-11-2010 03:37 AM

Exquisite detail and very nicely done. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#6 posted 07-11-2010 08:37 PM

Great job Semper Fi

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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