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Blog entry by Rustic posted 07-24-2008 01:36 AM 668 reads 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well, last night at a one day assignment I ran into a guy that is looking for a wooden sign. I gave him a business card and told him to give me a call and i would look into it. He wants a routed sign. I am looking at starting to do signs. In my area there seems to be a call for it. The local Woodcraft store has asked me to make some signs with the signcrafter that I bought from them.

Hopefully this may be my ticket

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI



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lew

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#1 posted 07-24-2008 02:27 AM

Good Luck!!

My first attempt at a hand held router sign was a dismal failure. It’s not for me.

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Rustic

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#2 posted 07-24-2008 06:03 AM

thanks

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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woodspar

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#3 posted 07-24-2008 06:06 AM

Go for it, and let us know how is goes. I think that you will find some inspiration here from other L-jocks.

-- John

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Douglas Bordner

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#4 posted 07-24-2008 06:56 AM

I hope it’s a E-ticket. Good luck. Safe and happy routing!

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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SteveKorz

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#5 posted 07-24-2008 06:58 AM

If you can learn to make them efficiently, signs aren’t too bad to make. It takes practice….

Good luck on your adventure…

-- As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. (Proverbs 27:17) †

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Scott Bryan

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#6 posted 07-24-2008 04:04 PM

Good luck, Rick. I wish you nothing but the best.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#7 posted 07-24-2008 11:12 PM

Tyhanks to all. Will keep you posted

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#8 posted 07-28-2008 05:40 PM

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sIKE

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#9 posted 07-28-2008 06:37 PM

I hope this pans out for you and is a route to your success! :)

-- //FC - Round Rock, TX - "Experience is what you get just after you need it"

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Rustic

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#10 posted 07-28-2008 07:29 PM

Thanks for the support

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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