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Forum topic by ralbuck posted 08-07-2014 11:17 PM 927 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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08-07-2014 11:17 PM

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My youngest granddaughter is almost to a black belt and her mother has asked me to make a display rack!

Ideas, sizes etc. are all vague. Any help highly appreciated, Thanks all.

She does want it to be wall hung..

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#1 posted 08-08-2014 12:36 AM

I made my sons when he earned his black belt. I tried for a Asian design. Routed a circle for his school patch to it in. Trophy shop made the plates with the dates he earned his belts. Belt boards are sized to the belts, 1/4” maple, eye hooks join the boards. I bought black elastic material and sewed it into rings to hold the belts to the boards. I hope this help. Congratulations to your granddaughter!

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#2 posted 08-08-2014 02:15 AM

Proud Pa Pa.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#3 posted 08-08-2014 05:57 PM

When I studied martial arts (Judo), all we had was white, green, brown and black. After 9 degrees of black, you wore a white belt. There aren’t many 10th degree belt holders around.

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#4 posted 08-08-2014 05:57 PM

A very nice piece of craftsmanship. Looks great.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#5 posted 08-08-2014 07:49 PM

Thanks all for ideas! I will post the project when finished; as of now, still gathering ideas and other information!

-- just rjR

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#6 posted 08-10-2014 05:25 AM

This Asian-inspired bookshelf looks like it’s easy to assemble and would make a great-looking wall display:

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