Flag display

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Project by ceo posted 08-06-2010 01:53 PM 1644 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was another request from my first sergeant and frankly, I’m not sure if I could make another. The box riser is completely mitered on all sides and corners and I almost lost some fingers making it. I thought it’d be fairly easy to make not having any end-grain showing. Well, after one side was done I was pretty nervous making the other 5 sides. It turned out handsome though. Sorry I didn’t get a pic with the flag and glass in it. The darker stain really makes the flag pop out more than a natural finish. I personally prefer a natural finish, but these aren’t for me and I aim to please (especially when told to do so)! Thanks for looking.

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#1 posted 08-06-2010 02:38 PM

Looks Great! Hope he enjoys it.
Don`t lose any digits it`s not worth it.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#2 posted 08-06-2010 03:05 PM

Looks great.

I have to make one myself by 8/15. I’ll probably start today.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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#3 posted 08-06-2010 09:38 PM

Nice work … tell ol’ Top he owes you another stripe!

-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"

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#4 posted 08-07-2010 02:37 AM

Having made 4 of these already, I appreciate your comment about almost loosing fingers.

-- Tyvekboy -- Marietta, GA ………….. one can never be too organized

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#5 posted 01-03-2017 09:05 PM

This will make a great flag display case. It’s very attractive.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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