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Finds display for farmer

Post by bryan162 » Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:23 pm

I have been detecting on a local property now for the last few years, back in January I was asked by the owner to make a display up for them them for a function they have at the end of March. My finds over the years have been many and varied so I thought that I would try to give a display showing the varied types of finds it is possible to find with a metal detector. I have a good relationship with the owner so I thought that I would make up a collection for him to keep not just show once at an event.
Your thoughts please as to if you think I have achieved this, as I am running out of time to change things.
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Re: Finds display for farmer

Post by Oxgirl36 » Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:25 pm

Lovely job you’ve done there. I bet he’s over the moon ::g
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Re: Finds display for farmer

Post by cantona1 » Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:32 pm

Good job.

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Post by Shaneb3 » Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:33 pm

I think I looks very nice. You've done a great job ::g

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Post by alloverover » Wed Mar 13, 2019 9:07 pm

Above and beyond Bryan, above and beyond mate ::g ::g

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Post by Kritika » Wed Mar 13, 2019 10:08 pm

That looks brilliant ::g
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Post by Easylife » Wed Mar 13, 2019 11:36 pm

Bryan that's awesome, your farmer is going to be well impressed with that. ::g
Out of interest, how did you fix the finds on, especially the musket shot? x;
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Post by Lowland » Wed Mar 13, 2019 11:49 pm

Ruddy lovely.
Really shows the results of your hard work off really well.
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Post by thefiggis » Thu Mar 14, 2019 6:11 am

Spot on ::g
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Post by Dominic2708 » Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:04 am

That looks Fantastic. Nothing needs changing. ::g

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Post by Slapster » Thu Mar 14, 2019 2:18 pm

What an awesome display - both cabinet AND contents.

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Re: Finds display for farmer

Post by bryan162 » Thu Mar 14, 2019 6:04 pm

Easylife wrote:
Wed Mar 13, 2019 11:36 pm
Bryan that's awesome, your farmer is going to be well impressed with that. ::g
Out of interest, how did you fix the finds on, especially the musket shot? x;
I used a glue gun to fix all the items in place, the red felt is stuck to carpet underlay and the cut to size this also helps with fixing the items that are irregular shapes.

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Re: Finds display for farmer

Post by sweepstick47 » Thu Mar 14, 2019 7:59 pm

"Your thoughts please as to if you think I have achieved this, as I am running out of time to change things".

Bryan, I'd say you've exceeded any expectation that your farmer may have held.
It certainly exceeded what I expected to see when I opened your post - It's a cracking display. ::g

I wouldn't be at all surprised if other 'permissions' come your way as a result of the forthcoming 'event' 'Top Job ::g Regards ss47
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Post by HolzHammer » Thu Mar 14, 2019 8:03 pm

Incredibly smart!!!

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Post by shaggybfc » Thu Mar 14, 2019 8:49 pm

Really nice, you’ve gone above and beyond ::g
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Re: Finds display for farmer

Post by jarrett » Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:09 pm

Excellent, well done.

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Re: Finds display for farmer

Post by bryan162 » Fri Mar 15, 2019 7:18 pm

Thanks everyone for your posts ::g

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Re: Finds display for farmer

Post by coal digger » Fri Mar 15, 2019 10:30 pm

Very nice array of history and quality presentation mate,cd ::g
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