This original Vietnam War ammunition crate housed 2 cartridges of 105mm shells. The wood along with the original hasp latch gives this item a modern look to this war worn item. The latch can also be fitted with a lock. In regards to storage there are several options such as a liquor cabinet, wine storage, gun display, flag display and more. See below for a detailed description of the options available.
A portion of every purchase is donated to one or more of our chosen non-profit organizations.
We are more than happy to customize most crates for you. We realize that sometimes the stain you want may not be available...no worries we can make one for you, usually with no additional charge. We just need a few extra weeks to customize it for you. The majority of our larger crates are made to order. However, we usually keep a few different variations in stock. If you don't have time to wait a few weeks for a custom crate please pick from our "in stock" items only. Feel free to email us with any special requests at: email@example.com
*The doors & lids on most crates can be engraved or a name plate can be added anywhere for a fee.
CONFLICT: Vietnam War
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: USA
SPECS: The ammunition crate housed 2 cartridges of 105mm shells with a Point Detonating M-557 fuze that was used with the Howitzer Cannon, M2A1, M2A2 & M40. The crate weighed approx. 111 lbs. during its service period.
DIMENSIONS: Vertical hanging crates: 36.5” H x 12” W x 7.5” D (5”D inside)
Horizontal hanging crates: 36.5"W x 12"H x 7.5" D (5"D inside)
MATERIAL: Wood and metal hasp
HOLDS: Wine, liquor, glasses & more
WEIGHT: 23 lbs. empty
*Mounting material + contents not included. WE STRONGLY SUGGEST MOUNTING ON STUDS IF HANGING ON THE WALL.
This crate has been designed as a Murphy Bar. The hinged door folds down to offer an additional serving surface. The door has been reinforced with leather straps to add to the already timeless look. This crate can hold several 750ml-1.5 liter bottles, along with a few glasses and more.
This unique piece has been retrofitted to house up to four upright 750ml-1.75 liter bottles and two 750ml wine bottles. The crate is designed to hang horizontally and the versatile design allows you to display items other than bottles on the left side of the crate.
This crate has been designed to hang vertically on the wall. Three 750ml bottles can lay on the steel rods, with two stemmed glasses hanging above. There is additional storage for accessories, such as corkscrew or glasses, on the bottom shelf.
This crate can accommodate six 750ml bottles. It is designed to lay on a stable surface with bottles laying flat. The original hasp and latch has been left on allowing this cabinet to be locked. This design allows for the display aged wines and other spirits in a timeless fashion. Legs can be added to turn this item into a coffee table or end table (see Hairpin Legs and/or 16" Trapezoid Legs on our products page).
This crate has be designed to house your own flag display case. A standard flag display will slide right in the allotted space. Two slotted shelves for challenge coins and/or memorabilia have been added as well.