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Finds Display

Post by ashjacko » Sun Apr 15, 2018 2:57 pm

Hi all!

I have made a display for my first military badge that I have found as it is one of my favourite finds, I am yet to get a brass plaque for the base.

I have one of these exact displays for a signed snooker ball so did the same for this, well I say I but what I mean is my father in law made the base as he's a boat builder and then I bought the purspex cube off ebay.

I used red as the cloth colour as it is the colours of The Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry.

Thanks for looking.
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Re: Finds Display

Post by Dave The Slave » Sun Apr 15, 2018 3:10 pm

Nicely done and a great talking point, which could lead to permissions.
Thanks for showing. ::g
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Re: Finds Display

Post by sweepstick47 » Sun Apr 15, 2018 3:22 pm

Hello 'ashjacko', A nice job and as said, a great conversation point ::g Regards ss47
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Post by oldartefact » Sun Apr 15, 2018 3:23 pm

There is one serious amount of skill there!!!
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Re: Finds Display

Post by Lowland » Sun Apr 15, 2018 3:49 pm

Love it...
Really does your brilliant find justice.
Great job
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Post by ashjacko » Sun Apr 15, 2018 3:50 pm

Thank you all so much, I am looking at ways to display all my good finds.

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Post by Spearhead » Sun Apr 15, 2018 5:07 pm

Very well done, so much better than being stuck in a drawer.

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Post by ashjacko » Sun Apr 15, 2018 5:12 pm

Thanks, I am very much a man that loves collecting and have several different collections and like to display them all as well as I can.

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Re: Finds Display

Post by Stillburning » Sun Apr 15, 2018 7:38 pm

Great display and a tidy bit of woodworking from your father in law ::g
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Post by ashjacko » Sun Apr 15, 2018 8:52 pm

Stillburning wrote:
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Great display and a tidy bit of woodworking from your father in law ::g
Thanks, yes he does lots of woodwork for the boats and has use of any kind of machine at work so his work is out of this world we have loads at home made by him including a huge Thomas the tank engine bed for our son.

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Post by Oxgirl36 » Sun Apr 15, 2018 9:14 pm

Beautiful ::g
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Re: Finds Display

Post by KernowViking » Sun Apr 22, 2018 11:03 pm

Brilliant Idea well done mate! I've planned to mount my stuff on a perspex base cube, if that makes sense?

Alas, I am yet to find something worth displaying!


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Re: Finds Display

Post by Easylife » Mon Apr 23, 2018 2:50 am

That's very neat. ::g
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