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This is a rifle chest I built for a brother of mine from the 173rd Airborne. It could hold 4 AR’s, ammo, and assorted cleaning supply’s. I hand cut the dovetails and used red oak with some walnut for some contrast. Turned out pretty nice!

Very nice chest. That’s a wonderful, very personalized gift.

-- Losing fingers since 1969

That’s very attractive; wonderful workmanship! Is that woodburning on the inside lid?

You wouldn’t have to worry about someone like me stealing it. I couldn’t lift that chest empty, much less with the rifles and ammo!


-- “Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.” Benjamin Franklin

Wow this is a very cool chest ,I really like the details.

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