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Another one for a friends bar. Made with 1×4 oak biscuit joined. The letters are painted with high temp paint and burned to look like they have been branded. Full 22” barrel top size.
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#1 posted 06-25-2013 10:26 PM
So going to steal this for my bar, could see this making excellent bar stool covers for the yet to be made stools. Very nicely done… Sure the friend appreciates greatly… Thanks for sharing…
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#2 posted 06-25-2013 10:31 PM
Very very nice
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#3 posted 06-26-2013 01:02 AM
Can you share the process and materials that you used? Looks fantastic!!
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#4 posted 06-28-2013 02:26 PM
It looks great, like the burnt details. It looks authentic combined with the pretty wood.
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#5 posted 06-28-2013 02:37 PM
This sign is really nice. You did a fine job on it.
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#6 posted 06-29-2013 01:14 PM
Thanks guys! The wood is just big box store 1×4’s edged and planed and biscuited. I did two sections so they would go in my planer, and made sure I planed them evenly, then biscuited those two sections together. Then I simply carved it in my CNC router. For paint I softly burned the edges fresh off the cnc with a small handheld torch, then I used spray on high temp paint, but didn’t spray it on. I shot it in a cup and painted it in the letters to fill all the un-burnt sections. Then I hit it with the torch again. Sanded, and applied 4 coats of wipe on poly. Pretty simple actually! Thanks for looking and commenting!
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