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Project by AlBCuttnWud posted 06-26-2012 12:35 AM 2839 views 6 times favorited 26 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well, tough to hide where my inspiration came from tonight…ha. Seriously though I found plans to an aluminum can F-18 today but need to drink a few more Coke Zeros to have enough cans to make one. So an empty bottle in the garbage inspired this little jewel tonight. Anyway, I guess I’ll have to make a stand for it now or figure out how to hang it up…..it’s too much of a conversation piece to put it back where I found it tonight.

I showed my wife and she laughed and told me that was 30 minutes of my life I will never get back…....ha. Enjoy!

-- -Al, Chesapeake, VA





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mattshack

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#1 posted 06-26-2012 12:42 AM

That’s great. I think that you should drink a whole case and then you could have an entire squad of Bud Light F/A-18s.

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Jake7212

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#2 posted 06-26-2012 12:58 AM

Better refuel. Fuel tank looks a little empty!

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Kelen

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#3 posted 06-26-2012 02:02 AM

That’s is just freaking awesome.

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#4 posted 06-26-2012 03:21 AM

Now all you need is a wine bottle holder for the bottle to sit in…

-- Hal, Tennessee http://www.first285.com

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wooded

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#5 posted 06-26-2012 03:54 AM

Guess this gives new meaning to the term Bottle Rocket?.........................;-J

-- Joe in Pueblo West, Colo.

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#6 posted 06-26-2012 10:08 AM

They do go down fast….ok ….I had to say it.

-- Tim Harrelson

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AlBCuttnWud

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#7 posted 06-26-2012 11:39 AM

All good feedback…ha. The next one will most likely be a bomber…..I’ll probably have to call in the Captain….Capt Morgan that is…ha.

-- -Al, Chesapeake, VA

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Dale

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#8 posted 06-26-2012 01:03 PM

Al that is way to cool, just came back from VB, but will return again in Sept. to see the Blues. Thanks for posting.

-- Dale West Central Pa. Do it all, before last call.

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#9 posted 06-26-2012 02:15 PM

At least you did not have to drink the beer. Neat plane.

-- Chris K

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oldretiredjim

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#10 posted 06-26-2012 05:22 PM

made my day

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Gerben

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#11 posted 06-26-2012 06:44 PM

Good thing it is a Light Bud. Otherwise, it would never get of the ground. :-)
30 minutes well spend!

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#12 posted 06-26-2012 07:11 PM

Good job.

helluvawreck
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Brad_Nailor

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#13 posted 06-26-2012 11:14 PM

The bottle cap engine cowlings really is the finishing touch…bravo!

-- http://www.facebook.com/pages/DSO-Designs/297237806954248

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#14 posted 06-26-2012 11:19 PM

You, my good sir, rock.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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Arnies

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#15 posted 06-27-2012 10:14 AM

Way Cool as my sons would say.

-- arnies

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