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Some of th Laser Engraved Signs that I Am Making

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Project by helluvawreck posted 07-13-2015 06:58 PM 2254 views 1 time favorited 35 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is some of the many laser engraved signs that I am now making. The artwork is original and is created by me. I’m not going to do all of my artwork for my signs but I will try to do the majority of it. There are two styles of signs shown in the pictures. The one in the first picture is solid maple. They are 3/4 in x 7-3/4 in x 15-5/8 in. I put a 45 degree chamfered corner on the edges of these. The other style you can see in the foreground of picture 4. I will try to add a close up picture of this style. These are 1/2 in x 8-3/8 in x 16-1/8 in. These have a 1/2 in x 3/8 in solid maple edge banding laminated to the edge of the plywood. There is a sawtooth hanger on the back of every sign and plaque and they are finished with two coats of satin clear polyurethane.

These signs are copyrighted and I reserve all rights.

Thanks for looking.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com





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DocSavage45

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#1 posted 07-13-2015 07:18 PM

Charles,

Best of luck on your project!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#2 posted 07-13-2015 07:27 PM

Nice! What type of engraver did you get??

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

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#3 posted 07-13-2015 07:30 PM

Lew, I bought an Epilog Helix with 50W and an engraving area of 18 in x 24 in. Thanks for the nice comment.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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#4 posted 07-13-2015 08:38 PM

Welcome to the dark side…;]

-- Don't drink and use power tools @ lasercreationsbylarry.com.au

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#5 posted 07-13-2015 08:56 PM

Those look really nice. I hadn’t thought of doing that on a laser. Neat.

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#6 posted 07-13-2015 08:58 PM

Those look great. Are you going to a show or do you have that many orders? Anyway congrats.

-- Kelly, Allen,KS

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#7 posted 07-13-2015 11:25 PM

these are really beautiful charles, i love the clarity in the carvings, really good…i do hope you have a good run with all of this…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#8 posted 07-13-2015 11:26 PM

Hey Charles,
You are off to a roaring start! Your finish looks good. I hope you got some good advice from my contact.
Keep on!
Marty

-- Marty, https://www.MyChipCarving.com, 866-444-6996

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#9 posted 07-14-2015 12:15 AM

Great art work Charles, they look great!

-- Jeff .... Minnesota, USA

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#10 posted 07-14-2015 01:18 AM

Beautiful artwork, Charles. The laser cuttings are amazing.

-- -- Paul @ PMB Creative Works

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#11 posted 07-14-2015 02:07 AM

Good, clear designs. good luck.

-- From such crooked wood as that which man is made of, nothing straight can be fashioned. Immanuel Kant

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#12 posted 07-14-2015 03:44 AM

Looks great! An Epilog is on my short list of things I want (not need, want—)!

About how long does it take you to run each sign?

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#13 posted 07-14-2015 05:11 AM

Very COOL signs..

Super cool!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#14 posted 07-14-2015 11:29 AM

These are beautiful Charles. Will you be doing award and memorial plaques too? It looks like you are well on your way with your new business and I wish you a lot of success.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#15 posted 07-14-2015 02:22 PM

Very crispy clean.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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