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Project by storm50 posted 09-17-2012 01:08 AM 1010 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

First frame is 1×8 cut out with router for a photo, rabbeted on back to accept glass and pic. Second frame is very simple 6” x 2” with a groove to accept plexi. Plexi was cut 6×8 1/2” and heated and bent in half. I made about 15 of these for kids on a hockey team with their name and # on them. I was originally thinking of making the first one but found this one to be much quicker, cheaper and just about as neat.

-- Clay

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#1 posted 09-17-2012 07:22 PM

nice looking frames how did you bent the plexi glass?

-- Michael . USN ( Ret ) Batesville,AR

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#2 posted 09-17-2012 10:17 PM

At school we have a strip heater for it, after maybe 30 seconds you can bend the plastic just like a sandwich, once cooled it stays

-- Clay

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