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Project by Gene posted 2014 days ago 1646 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this sign as a christmas present for a friend of mine. He bought a bandsaw mill and we have been way to busy ever since. The sign is made of poplar and finised with a spar urathane over a cherry gel stain. I basically grabbed a pencil, level and a belt sander to make it flat. Then I used a plunge router and went to town making the letters. I just used a black acrylic paint to fill in the letters. As for hanging the sign I used 5/16” chain and screwed 3/8” eye hooks as high as I could in the tree and on the sign. That’s about all there is to it so if you have any questions or comments please let me know.

-- --Gene Plumley--

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#1 posted 2014 days ago

Nice sign Well Done

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#2 posted 2014 days ago

Excellent sign!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#3 posted 2014 days ago

Beautiful Lettering and a great looking sign!


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

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#4 posted 2013 days ago

It will look even better in the summer will the full trees in the back ground.
Your black lettering with the light colored wood stands out and shouts look at me.
Great Christmas gift.

-- Dominic, Trinity, Florida...Lets be safe out there.

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#5 posted 2013 days ago

that’s awesome…

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#6 posted 1919 days ago

thats some sign

-- Custom furniture

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