flag case and certificate frame

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Project by jeffswildwood posted 202 days ago 654 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a project I was asked to make for a friend of mine. His Son was in Afghanistan on a tour of duty and had a flag flown in his honor on his base. I was really honored to do this project because my friend has many wood workers in his family but wanted someone who had “been there” to do this project. Thanks for all the advise I retrieved when I asked for help in my forum. I chose pine select for this and stained with red oak. Coated with semi gloss polyurethane.

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#1 posted 202 days ago

Nicely done! This will be cherished forever.

-- Tommy

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#2 posted 202 days ago

Well done!

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#3 posted 202 days ago

Wonderful case and frame Jeff. Congratulations on the honor. Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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#4 posted 201 days ago

You did a great job on the case and frame Jeff. I know that your friend and his son will cherish them both.

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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#5 posted 201 days ago

Thanks for the comments guys. I really appreciate them. I got to deliver this today and the new owner was more then happy with them. I asked him if this was what he expected and he said he didn’t know what to expect but it exceeded his imagination. Thanks for the tips everyone gave me in designing and building this. And thanks for looking!

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#6 posted 201 days ago

Awesome! You did a great job!

-- Tommy

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#7 posted 198 days ago

Both look great and well made. Have tight joints and great finish. Great job!

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