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Octagon Military Shadow Box

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Project by AlBCuttnWud posted 10-21-2011 03:55 AM 2624 views 2 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here’s a standard octogon shadow box. The recipient is a Navy Mustang…a prior enlisted Sailor who eventually earned a commission. At first we were thinking of using the Ford Mustang grill emblem but priced them and they are very proud and the price reflects. I ended up using some scrap walnut and a few mustangs with the scroll saw. Thanks for looking.

-Al

-- -Al, Patuxent River, MD





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#1 posted 10-21-2011 04:00 AM

Nice work Al.
Where’d you get the blue velvet?

-- Pete, "It isn't broken, you just aren't using it right."

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#2 posted 10-21-2011 04:07 AM

What’s up. I get it at JoAnne off Military Hwy. It’s call frape’ or something like that. It’s much lighter than velvet but has a nice shine to it…comes is several colors.

-- -Al, Patuxent River, MD

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#3 posted 10-21-2011 05:39 AM

Very nice, I think the walnut mustangs are better anyway. Very nice work!

-- Dan - Valparaiso, Indiana, "A smart man changes his mind, a fool never does."

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