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Project by kywoodworker posted 462 days ago 853 views 3 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

First time posting on here and wondering what you guys think of this





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 462 days ago

Welcome and nice job! Semper Fi

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#2 posted 462 days ago

very sharp love it Semper Fi & welcome to LJs

-- greg indiana

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Gianni

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#3 posted 462 days ago

This is very nice. Details?

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exterminate

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#4 posted 462 days ago

Semper Fi – Those are some fine brass handles you got there! Creative!

-- Albert Einstein - "I'd rather be an optimist and a fool than a pessimist and right."

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MarineGator

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#5 posted 462 days ago

Great box. Keep the ’s’ in Marine Corps.

-- If you ain't a Gator, you must be Gator bait.

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Larry Owens

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#6 posted 462 days ago

Very Cool, love the use of the brass. Semper Fi!

-- Larry, North Carolina, http://www.facebook.com/#!/woodworkin

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Monte Pittman

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#7 posted 462 days ago

Great job

Welcome to LumberJocks

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A.Scott

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#8 posted 462 days ago

Good job, nice handles and beautiful top – Semper Fi
What does the inside look like?
Please correct the name of this project and add the “s” to Corps…thanks

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HillbillyShooter

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#9 posted 462 days ago

Nicely done—like your creative brass handles.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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woodbutcherbynight

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#10 posted 462 days ago

Nice work, Semper Fi, DBD

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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kywoodworker

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#11 posted 461 days ago

Thanks guys Sorry for the typo in the name but that’s fixed. As to details and what the inside looks like it’s made of Walnut with ash splines. The lid and bottom is i assume 1/4 in birch ply that is held in with stub and tenon type joinery. The Marine emblem is also done in walnut on get this a 25 dollar scroll saw found in a yard sale. the inside is a empty shell as it was for a guy want a very nice shell box, but since we are having a silent auction at work it got donated and if he doesn’t win it then I’M making another. hey guys i check out my next post it’s the same style box with a Army logo on it. Again thanks for the comments

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308Gap

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#12 posted 461 days ago

Love the handles, 50 cal. brass would be perfect.

-- Thank You Veterans!

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gfadvm

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#13 posted 461 days ago

Nice job. The shell case handles were a cool design feature.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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TheeWoodShed

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#14 posted 459 days ago

Fantastic project!

-- "Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."

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