Lieutenant governor inauguration plaque

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Project by Squidy posted 01-16-2017 01:55 PM 1094 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I Was recently commissioned to make a plaque for the incoming lieutenant governor’s inauguration. I cheated by using a CNC engraver. 50hrs building the file, 20hrs engraving, and at least 15hrs painting and finishing. It was a hit. The outgoing and incoming LG,s are in the above picture.

-- The master has failed more times than the beginner has ever tried.

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#1 posted 01-16-2017 02:02 PM

WOW great effort and what an Honor to be asked to do it. Congrats!

-- Sooner or later Liberals run out of other people's money.

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#2 posted 01-16-2017 03:43 PM

nice work,i dont think i could handle 50 hrs of programming though.the result was beautiful.welcome to lumber jocks.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#3 posted 01-16-2017 10:20 PM

50 hours of effort doesn’t sound like cheating at all! Nice work!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#4 posted 01-16-2017 10:56 PM

Very nice—congratulations!

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#5 posted 01-16-2017 11:01 PM

I agree with sras. 85 hours is not cheating. Looks great hung on the wall. WOW!

-- Woodify ~~

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#6 posted 01-17-2017 02:38 AM

Thanks fellas. I am not a purist, but I do love my chisels.I am very excited to learn from watching all of your projects.

-- The master has failed more times than the beginner has ever tried.

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