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A small sign project

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Project by Klabbolle posted 02-17-2012 06:20 PM 3120 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

It started with..
Some pine beams (300×300 mm)
A miniature of the main sign,
Some manual work…
a little paint (about 200 litres)
About 1300 aluminum letters (each one fastened with at least 2 screws mostly 3)
And a pretty big truck

To be continued….





10 comments so far

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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 02-17-2012 06:31 PM

OK, I’ll stay tuned in. Looks very interesting.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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Cozmo35

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#2 posted 02-17-2012 07:43 PM

If this is a “small project”, I would hate to work for you on a large one.

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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Drew - Rock-n H Woodshop

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#3 posted 02-17-2012 09:15 PM

That dark sign looks like a normal size until you see the tiny hammer and tiny impact driver drill sitting next to it. That is a very “little” sign! Can’t wait to see you finish it. Staying tuned….............

-- Drew -- "I cut it twice and it's still too short!"- Rock-n H Woodshop - Moore, OK

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#4 posted 02-18-2012 01:48 AM

300X 300 MM ?
Looks like a challenging project.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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BTKS

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#5 posted 02-18-2012 06:41 AM

Wow, and I thought I had a generous space to work with! I too would love to see a large project. Keep up the good work!

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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Tokolosi

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#6 posted 02-18-2012 08:04 AM

Wow! That mockup is larger than any project that I have made in my shop. Awesome job!
(btw 300mm is approx 12 inches)

-- “There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.” ~ JRR Tolkien

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ToddTurner

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#7 posted 02-18-2012 02:01 PM

Somebody misspelled all the words. Hahaha just kidding. Nice project!

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Andrzej

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#8 posted 02-18-2012 06:11 PM

I like “micro” projects ;-)

-- Andrzej, Poland , http://www.grzybol.pl.tl

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#9 posted 03-03-2013 08:11 AM

All i can say is woah… how long did the project take?

-- J. Palmer Woodworks - Rockwall TX -I woke up this morning thinking “man, I really hope someone posted some soul scarring sh*t on LJs today.” -- - Billy

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#10 posted 03-03-2013 08:26 AM

The entire project took about three months, had to go back in May to make some touch-up paintjob since everything were frozen during the assembly that took place in february.

-- Christer

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