Helmet Shadow Box

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Project by Chulawanna posted 03-06-2010 01:30 AM 2625 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I just finished this box for a shipmate that retired at the beginning of the year. I try to build Shadow Boxes that nobody else has. I feel that each career is unique, so your box should be too!

The last picture was the draft I created to make this box.

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#1 posted 03-06-2010 01:33 AM

nice work, how do u shape the acrylic like that?

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://[email protected]

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#2 posted 03-06-2010 01:38 AM

I use my dremel with an acrylic cutting wheel to make the cutsc. You are never limited to the type of cut you can make, as long as you have the patients to take your time.

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#3 posted 03-06-2010 01:42 AM

What a great concept. Good Job.

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#4 posted 03-06-2010 04:45 AM

Great looking display box. You did a very nice job on this. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#5 posted 03-06-2010 08:02 AM

very cool one of a kind design for sure… well thought out and well built….

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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#6 posted 03-06-2010 03:53 PM

Nice except that its a Chargers helmet. lol Go Chiefs!


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#7 posted 03-06-2010 05:34 PM

Very nice tribute and great work. Go Bolts!!!!

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#8 posted 03-16-2010 02:27 AM

This was difficult box to build….only because in my family we are all Raider fans! Had to bear down and make a sacrifice! I would do it again in a heartbeat!

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#9 posted 10-08-2010 06:02 PM

Good job, Thanks for sharing, go Texans

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#10 posted 11-26-2013 02:16 AM

I don’t know how I missed this one…..this is incredible. I believe I have just seen “it all”....great work.

-- -Al, Oak Harbor, WA

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