Godspeed Sign

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Project by woodbutcher posted 10-20-2007 05:04 AM 1203 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Made this for the Captain of a boat with the same name that I fish on. Used Purpleheart and Pine.

-- woodbutcher north carolina

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#1 posted 10-20-2007 05:08 AM


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#2 posted 10-20-2007 06:23 AM

Is it for the boat or something for his home. It looks great.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#3 posted 10-20-2007 06:39 AM


Make another…Frank might like to buy it from you.

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

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#4 posted 10-20-2007 10:10 PM

WayneC actually it was intended for his boat, but he told me immeadiately that it was going to be hung in his office at home! If I had known that it would have been finished with another couple coats of Tung oil which I had started with and I would have left off the glossy polyurethane. The Captain David Wilson from Cape Hatteras, N.C. owns the boat with this name and it has a purple lower hull, that is why I made it out of purple heart, just before our last trip out with him this past June.

-- woodbutcher north carolina

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#5 posted 10-20-2007 10:12 PM

The sign is great. What is the wood behind the letters. It looks like Tiger Maple.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#6 posted 04-17-2009 06:13 AM

Very nice….i really like the way purpleheart looks with a finish on it

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