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Going away gift CH-46E flush mounted inside box

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Project by Patriotwoodworker posted 10-16-2013 12:45 AM 1070 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I got the idea for making this individual his going away gift from the fact I once entered his office and the door slammed open, knocking his shelf off the wall. He had a wooden model of the same aircraft that fell and broke the blades off. So I figured I would protect these by keeping them within the confines of the box. It is a TOP DOWN view of the same aircraft.





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BTKS

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#1 posted 10-16-2013 02:46 AM

Damn good project Patriot!
Makes me think of a young sergeant that left our unit to fly Chinooks.
Thanks for posting.
BTKS

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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#2 posted 10-16-2013 09:34 AM

Nice job,,, I’m sure he will love this. Great details….

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

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aussiedave

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#3 posted 10-16-2013 11:25 PM

Another great 3D shadowbox and going away gift, you have a great talent for producing these…excellent job.

(Always loved seeing those come in to dump supplies when out bush. I think back then in VN they were CH-47’s not real sure)

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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#4 posted 05-09-2014 06:15 PM

would really love to have this made for one of my Marines as a going away gift. What would you charge to make one?

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