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Just one of the few shadow boxes I work on. This one is made of Mahogany. I know it is simple, but I am working on a large Aircraft Carrier Shadow box currently…pics coming soon.
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#1 posted 04-22-2008 01:00 AM
Beautiful shadow box. I can’t wait to see the aircraft carrier box.
-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.
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#2 posted 04-22-2008 01:02 AM
Wow thats beautiful. Great finish for the mahogany also. my grandpa’s an old WWII navy man, I’ll have to show him this, He’ll love it. Great job!
GO AMERICA!!!!! (just felt like throwing that in there, great job)
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#3 posted 04-22-2008 01:30 AM
couldnt think of a more important project!!! very nice…
-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007
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#4 posted 04-22-2008 01:41 AM
Great Looking Shadow Box, I don’t believe that its little at all. Any Service Member or Family would be proud to have it, full of their Loved Ones Memento’s. Keep Your Heads Held High, and God Bless the USA. Keep the Projects coming.
PS: I served aboard the CVA- 62, USS Independence, she’s retired now as I. Am PROUD of ALL OUR MEMBERS of the ARMED FORCES.
-- Your Brother in WoodWorking John, Pittsburgh , PA.
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#5 posted 04-22-2008 01:58 AM
Very nice finish on the mahogany. A shadow box anyone should be proud of to receive. Looking forward to the CVN version.
-- Brian, Lebanon PA, If you aren’t having fun doing it, find something else to do.
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#6 posted 04-22-2008 02:42 AM
I really don’t see anything simple about the box. These are deceptive in appearance. The construction of these is anything but simple. This is a very nice box and you did a good job with the mahogany. I have no doubt that it was well received.
This is a nice post. Thanks for sharing.
-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine
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#7 posted 04-22-2008 03:14 AM
Very nice work, tell the man you gave it to “Thank You” from many of us who also served. I am greatful still, for “the man on the wall”. I am still greatful there are men like you and your friends to sacrifice and serve. Stand tall, there is nothing little about what you are doing.” God Bless You and many like you”. Mike
-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -
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#8 posted 04-22-2008 03:17 AM
Very nice display case. Thanks for posting.
-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa
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#9 posted 04-22-2008 12:24 PM
Great shadow box, Chief looks happy.
-- When you are at a point in life and you think there is nothing more to learn, then you must understand that you have learned nothing at all. Billy
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#10 posted 10-15-2013 09:33 PM
Do you have any plans for your shadow boxes? We have a fellow Chief retiring and I am going to make one for him.
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