Pen display case

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Project by tonybrews posted 05-06-2013 02:54 PM 2058 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was fortunate enough to find a locally owned sporting goods store willing to put my bolt action pens on sale here in Greeley. They asked that I come up with some kind of a display case to show them in the store. This is what I came up with. The frame is salvaged maple, the carcass is poplar with Minwax wb colonial pine stain, finished with Minwax Polycrylic. The 1/4” clear plastic slides out from the top. I flocked the inside in a wine color. Using the Kreg Jig is really handy in working with angles like this. I hope it makes a good 1st impression, I only have one shot at it!

-- Tony, Colorado,

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#1 posted 05-06-2013 03:22 PM

Nice case. Good luck with your sales !!!!

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#2 posted 05-06-2013 03:35 PM

Nicely done, that is an impressive display case. Love those pen kits, they are quite popular!

-- Jim Pyle, Woodgravers, belfair, WA,

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#3 posted 05-06-2013 10:01 PM

very nice and hope you do well with the sales.

-- Jeff,Tucson,Az.

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#4 posted 05-07-2013 11:29 AM

Very nice display case for those fine 30 cal’s

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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