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Project by sugarpine posted 756 days ago 1520 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The local Masonic Lodge needed a six inch logo in red oak. I originally thought about simply cutting it out of a 1/4” to 3/8” piece of stock. After I laid it out on the wood, the grain was running the wrong direction on the square and overall it looked very amateurish. I made it three dimensional. The divider has five pieces: two arms, two raised embelishments and one screw head (a flattened 3/8” screw hole button with a bandsaw kerf). The square is four pieces with scroll saw kerfs to define the graduations. All pieces are glued to a 1/8 ” baltic birch backer cut slightly smalller.

-- sugarpine





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Howie

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#1 posted 756 days ago

Looks good sugarpine.
I think I’ve seen that somewhere in my travels.

-- Life is good.

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KnotCurser

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#2 posted 756 days ago

Very impressive – looks pretty much spot on to the real logo!

-bob

-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: rrww@rhoadesclan.com / www.rhoadesclan.com

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Skylark53

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#3 posted 756 days ago

Excellence rarely disappoints. Very good work.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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Woodenwizard

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#4 posted 756 days ago

Very well done.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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spanky46

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#5 posted 756 days ago

Nice Work! Bet there happy!

-- spanky46 -- Never enough clamps...Never enough tools...Never enough time.

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jmanleisure

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#6 posted 756 days ago

Nicely done!

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DanW

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#7 posted 756 days ago

I’m glad that you saw the “Light” and decided to use solid stock instead of plywood.

F.&A.M #411
Ohio

-- "Let he who does not work in wood, find something else that's half as good." (can't remember who I'm quoting)

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thelastdetailcww

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#8 posted 751 days ago

Nicely done surgarpine… I’m still busy as hell. Headed back to the shop.

-- Ken

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