LumberJocks

New wood, old saloon

  • Advertise with us
Project by AlBCuttnWud posted 11-08-2013 01:17 AM 864 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, Patuxent River, MD





5 comments so far

View Ken90712's profile

Ken90712

15337 posts in 1942 days


#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!"

View hunter71's profile

hunter71

2159 posts in 1939 days


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

Cool, I like it.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

View Roger's profile

Roger

15362 posts in 1557 days


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

Very kool. I like it.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

View BigAl98's profile

BigAl98

112 posts in 1792 days


#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

View AlBCuttnWud's profile

AlBCuttnWud

534 posts in 1443 days


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

Al,
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

-- -Al, Patuxent River, MD

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase