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A flag case for my Father’s flag and personal effects. I tried to tell a bit of a story of his life through the engraved glass.
-- Just remember,it was a lone amatuer that built the ark, and a team of experts built the Titanic.
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#1 posted 03-19-2013 01:56 AM
Nice work and fitting tribute to a warrior. I have a few to build myself but am waiting to get through other projects so I can remodel the basement room where I plan to lay all my flags, and pictures on the wall. One wall will be strictly for Fallen Marines I served with whose Flags or pictures I have.
-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.
#2 posted 03-19-2013 02:09 AM
Thank you. Sounds like a nice memorial you will have for yourself and them.
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#3 posted 03-19-2013 08:39 AM
Very nice case and display combo.
-- Sawdust and shavings are therapeutic.... :)
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#4 posted 03-20-2013 01:34 PM
love it ai got to make a flag box and did not thank of engraving the glass I like it and i just mite do that in that one I got to make thank you for show your nice work.
-- Nimkee** Joe
#5 posted 03-20-2013 05:05 PM
Appreciate the kind words. Having the glass etched adds a nice touch and doesn’t necessarily cost a lot to have done. This was less than $20 to have done. Lots of places have laser engravers these days. The place that I used makes custom pool cues. If you like pool, or appreciate great workmanship check them out. They make some amazing stuff. http://www.jacobycustomcues.com/ (I have no affiliation with them whatsoever.)
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#6 posted 04-01-2013 03:53 AM
Great job on this honoring your father! air power!!
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