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Project by ASUAlumni02 posted 04-27-2013 09:42 PM 1081 views 1 time favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Showing my glue up,. routing and painting….This was my first sign with the new router….getting used to it.

-- www.facebook.com/GarageTherapyWoodworking





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SteveMI

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#1 posted 04-28-2013 01:04 AM

Hand routed????? Awesome. Heck, I’d have trouble getting all those fonts aligned with a CNC.

Steve.

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ASUAlumni02

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#2 posted 04-28-2013 04:34 AM

Yep, hand routed….thanks!

-- www.facebook.com/GarageTherapyWoodworking

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#3 posted 04-28-2013 09:27 AM

Very nice work

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

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#4 posted 04-28-2013 02:57 PM

How ?

-- Ireland, Galway .... fingers! "we dont sell them"

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#5 posted 04-28-2013 03:28 PM

Very nice.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#6 posted 04-28-2013 03:33 PM

That’s amazing it would be great if you did a blog or video on how you do this.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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ASUAlumni02

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#7 posted 04-28-2013 04:14 PM

Wow, I appreciate the comments. I have never thought of a video, all I usually do is just paste pics through my Facebook page. Scottishbob, all I do is find what I want to route, get the font size and wording right on my computer, print it out, paste/manipulate position, then route it out. Afterward I paint it, sand it sand it, sand it…lol, and then I stain it. Iwilltry to do a short video for the next one

-- www.facebook.com/GarageTherapyWoodworking

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helluvawreck

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#8 posted 04-28-2013 04:18 PM

Very nice. It really looks good.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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a1Jim

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#9 posted 04-28-2013 04:27 PM

You must have a very steady hand ,I look forward to seeing your video.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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wbrisett

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#10 posted 04-28-2013 04:42 PM

Wow, that’s incredible. I love routing signs, but mine never look this good! Awesome job.

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#11 posted 04-28-2013 05:18 PM

hand routed?!? SUPER impressive!

-- Steve

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#12 posted 04-29-2013 08:51 PM

what type/size of router/cutting bit do you use ? would love to watch a video of this. Bob…

-- Ireland, Galway .... fingers! "we dont sell them"

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ASUAlumni02

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#13 posted 04-30-2013 01:26 AM

Here is the one I use….

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#14 posted 11-02-2013 12:42 PM

I do some of this too. But I cant do that freehand with a router. Like to watch this too.

-- What one man can do, another man can also do.

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