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WWII Military Foot Locker

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Project by woody1492 posted 12-04-2013 09:52 PM 2143 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Lumber Jocks and Guests,

Here is a WWII Foot Locker we modified for one of the Air Force professionals. It is the foot locker one of his grand fathers had while he served in the Army. The flag is from his other grand father who served in the Navy during WWII. The bottom and sides under the shelf is lined with cedar.

The customer installed the items in the foot locker and did a great job.

Hope you like it.
Woody 1492





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Toolz

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#1 posted 12-05-2013 03:19 PM

Great idea and nice results. I still have my dad’s old USMC footlocker (currently holding carving wood stash) in my shop.

-- Larry "Work like a Captain but Play like a Pirate!"

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 12-05-2013 04:31 PM

It looks great and is done very well.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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cam1297

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#3 posted 12-05-2013 04:45 PM

Woody, that looks awesome. I’ve been wanting to do the same thing for some of mu friends From the Marines. Just put on the favorites list.

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woody1492

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#4 posted 12-05-2013 07:40 PM

Thanks for the comments. It turned out great and the customer was extermely happy with the results.

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#5 posted 12-10-2013 02:39 PM

Wonderful foot locker, like the antique look. Sure worthy to keep those great family mementos. Great job!

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