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Forum topic by matt333 posted 12-17-2010 08:33 PM 1878 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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matt333

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12-17-2010 08:33 PM

Im building a jersey display case for a friend for a Jim Brown autographed jersey , I was wondering if any one has any ideas or seen any hardware out there to mount the jersey on the 1/4 plywood back. The best way to descride the display case is, kind of like a hanging wall cabinet without shelves. It comes off the wall 3 1/2 inches with a rabbeted face frame with display glass set in it. And a 1/4 bb plywood backing on the back of the case . Just need some ideas on how to mount the jersey on the backing. thank you

-- matt - berea, ohio


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#1 posted 12-17-2010 08:38 PM

We have similar ones at my school. The backing in ours has a little batting in it and the jerseys are pinned to the backing.

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#2 posted 12-17-2010 08:42 PM

Maybe an insert of acid free foam board covered with fabric and then use the pins as suggested by MrsN

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