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Project by hunter71 posted 12-14-2016 11:28 AM 1693 views 4 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A few of the flags I have made lately. They fly out of the shop as soon as the glue drys. Actually I give most of them away. All of these have 9MM casings for the stars. The picture of the blue field with stars and casings is a bit of a chore, but I like it. Think I will keep that one. Since I am in Alabama, guess I will make a few Confederate flags to expand the rememberance of where we have been, so we can see where we are going. Doug

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#1 posted 12-14-2016 11:38 AM

Nice looking flag’s Doug and great reuse of those empty casings. I would love to see your version of a Confederate flag;after all it’s part of our American history.

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#2 posted 12-14-2016 12:59 PM

Nice flags Doug. You must do a lot of shooting to have a supply of casings like that

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#3 posted 12-14-2016 03:15 PM

Very nice!

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#4 posted 12-14-2016 03:17 PM

These are really cool. I have seen something similar once out of a pallet. Always thought it would be good idea to make one. On the list. A nice touch with the casings.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#5 posted 12-14-2016 05:10 PM

Well done!

Do the casings still smell like gunpowder? That is how the Flag arrived in the first place!

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#6 posted 12-14-2016 05:39 PM

Great job Doug. The shell casings put this project over the top. This would look good hanging in our American Legion Post.

-- Mike The Termite ~~~~~ Working safely may get old, but so do those who practice it.

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#7 posted 12-14-2016 09:17 PM

Doug, these are very attractive and I like the idea of using the 9mm spent casings in place of the stars. That’s a very creative idea.

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#8 posted 12-16-2016 10:42 AM

They are nicely done Doug…
I can appreciate how popular they are as the American people are very proud of there flag…
[something that’s not as obvious in Australia, ex-military excepted]

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#9 posted 12-16-2016 01:51 PM

These are fantastic Doug. I may borrow your idea. What’s the measurements on these? Just curious. I’m really luvin using the spent casings for the starts. Gr8 idea. May our 2nd Amendment live forever.

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#10 posted 12-16-2016 02:30 PM

Everyone can copy this and I hope a lot of you do. We are on the way to “MAKING AMERICA GREAT AGAIN.

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