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Project by AlBCuttnWud posted 11-08-2013 01:17 AM 987 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I first want to say thanks to simarilan for sharing his plans.

This one is for a fellow “mustang”. I was trying to go with the weathered look so there’s a little crackle paint in the squadron colors. The shot glass holders are F-18 wings and I used small wiskey barrels for the engine intakes. They are going to add a squadron patch and the engraved placard to the doors. Oh yea, it suffered a bomb attack but is still open for business.

-- -Al, Chesapeake, VA

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#1 posted 11-08-2013 10:44 AM

Great gift, love the details…. A much deserved gift for the men and women who protect us….

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

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#2 posted 11-08-2013 11:44 AM

Cool, I like it.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#3 posted 11-08-2013 01:07 PM

Very kool. I like it.

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

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#4 posted 11-08-2013 01:18 PM

I like the swinging doors and how they open to a medicinal bottle of Jack. What is ‘mustang’ reference to?

-- Al,New Jersey -To thine own self be true

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#5 posted 11-10-2013 10:35 PM

Mustang refers to someone who started out in the enlisted ranks and later earned a commission. It is a highly respected title…....a common theme is “I did it the hard way, I earned it”.


-- -Al, Chesapeake, VA

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