New sign for the shop

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Project by njcraftsman posted 1390 days ago 1748 views 2 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just got around to making a new sign for the shop. Nothing serious just a fun little project I was working on while making another cloverleaf “Cricket table” (Thanks A1Jim). Made from reclaimed Barn Pine 3/8 Maple Ply I had lying around the shop. A couple of coats of a satin tinted poly, a little sanding, and called it done.
I think its a handsome sign but I’m a little prejudiced…..what do you think…how’d I do?

-- " There is no more important rule than to wear these, SAFTEY GLASSES"

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#1 posted 1390 days ago

I like it! Very sharp!

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#2 posted 1390 days ago

Cutting edge!

-- -Willing to try

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#3 posted 1390 days ago

good idea

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#4 posted 1390 days ago

getting started on one as we speak, looks fantastic

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#5 posted 1390 days ago

A Good Sign!

-- Smitty

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#6 posted 1390 days ago

I really like this sign, if I did not only have 220mm to the ceeling I would make one also.
Best thoughts,

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#7 posted 1390 days ago

Great sign
Nice to have FUN in the shop.


-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#8 posted 1390 days ago

NJ, that’s a real nice sign that you’ve made for your shop.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#9 posted 1390 days ago

Cool looking sign. With the way the light is in the first picture could not even tell it was made of wood.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#10 posted 1390 days ago

very cool

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#11 posted 1390 days ago

Nice sign. Definitely adds that personal touch.

-- Gary; Marysville, MI...Involve your children in your projects as much as possible, the return is priceless.

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#12 posted 1389 days ago

I like it. Congratulations!

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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