Twin Flag Cases

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Project by WMD2006 posted 10-17-2013 12:07 AM 1717 views 10 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These were cases I built for two flags that were flown in Afghanistan with their accompanying certificates. Both boxes are assembled with dovetails on the sides along with a thin face frame on the front to suggest a door. The tops and bottoms are capped with shop-made molding.
I didn’t know the size of the flags before starting so I had them folded by the base honor guard and built the boxes around them to fit.

-- -MDWhite

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#1 posted 10-17-2013 12:14 AM

Cool, I wish I had looked up flags from there and other countries I have worked and traveled to.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#2 posted 10-17-2013 01:36 AM

very impressive. a good tribute to the soldiers involved. thank you for posting these.

-- wiser1934, new york

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#3 posted 10-17-2013 02:12 AM

I love the finished case, design and craftsmanship. Well done! What did you use for the dark blue background?

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

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#4 posted 10-17-2013 12:06 PM

ditto what wiser said.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. [email protected]

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#5 posted 10-17-2013 04:50 PM

Great job. Love the design, quality and craftsmanship.

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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#6 posted 10-17-2013 08:02 PM

Nice job! It looks great and the craftsmanship is superb.

-- MonkeyMonk

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#7 posted 10-17-2013 08:31 PM

Fabric on the back is vintage suede:
It’s fairly thick and looks awesome if you get it attached correctly.

-- -MDWhite

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#8 posted 10-18-2013 04:56 AM

Very Nice Work/Project Indeed!! Thanks For Posting!

-- Richard (Ontario, CANADA)

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#9 posted 10-18-2013 05:55 AM

WMD2006 Thank you very much for the info and link.

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

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#10 posted 10-19-2013 05:08 PM

Beautiful! Very nice craftsmanship!

-- A person of integrity never speaks of it...he walks in it...

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