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EA-6B Tail Retirement Gift

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Project by LittleCabin posted 264 days ago 744 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I wanted to post a project I did as a retirement gift for your Maintenance Master Chief who retired this past week after 30 years of service. I used the EA-6B tail shadow box if found on here as my inspiration and guide. The main panel is 3/4 Oak Plywood the trim is solid Oak. The Rudder sections is make out of Mahogany framed with Oak and with Cherry around that. The based is one wide piece of Oak that I cut to outline the flight deck of Carrier.

-- Mark, Washington, www.littlecabincreations.com





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Charles Maxwell

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#1 posted 264 days ago

Nice work! Pass my sincere thanks for his service to a grateful nation.

-- Max the "night janitor" at www.hardwoodclocks.com

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Mean_Dean

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#2 posted 264 days ago

That’s a great looking retirement gift! Nice to see the old Prowler getting some love! I’m sure he will really appreciate it!

-- Dean

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TDominy

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#3 posted 264 days ago

Very nicely done. Having helped build a number of EA-6B’s I have a soft spot for this project.

-- By hammer in hand, all things do stand.

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AlBCuttnWud

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#4 posted 262 days ago

Great job, you put a lot of thought in the details. I am sure it was a hit at the retirement.

-- -Al, Patuxent River, MD

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lew

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#5 posted 262 days ago

Cool idea!

I was an AQ and worked on the A-6A and A-6B

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Fishinbo

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#6 posted 260 days ago

Cool and well designed piece! The wood combo looks great as well as the finish. I’m sure it will be much appreciated. Great work!

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