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Forum topic by beachcomer63 posted 232 days ago 339 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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beachcomer63

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232 days ago

does anyone know where to get medallins or decals saying “from the workshop of..your name” to put on your finished product?....thanks.

-- Austin Clench


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helluvawreck

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#1 posted 232 days ago

Woodcraft will make you a custom branding iron. Also, anyone near you that does laser ingraving could make you a medallion out of various different materials.

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Glen Peterson

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#2 posted 232 days ago

I’ve seen the brass medallions advertised in that back of FWW. They are British made and pricey. I’ve looked at branding irons on line recently and plan to get an electric one
Cheers
Glen

-- Glen

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Lumber2Sawdust

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#3 posted 232 days ago

Highland Woodworking has them: http://www.highlandwoodworking.com/signaturemedallionsfromtheshopofblank.aspx

I have looked at this, but never tried them. Not cheap, either…

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mantwi

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#4 posted 231 days ago

Try a trophy shop. They will have a broad selection of styles and do the engraving on site. Just drill a few holes for mounting and you’re golden. They are used to one off items and price accordingly but for some volume you may get a break.

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beachcomer63

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#5 posted 231 days ago

Thanks to all how replied to my medallins post. I think i will try a trophy shop…

-- Austin Clench

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Paul Stoops

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#6 posted 231 days ago

As another possibility, I have heard of other folks who obtained laser cut/etched medallions from woodworkers or companies who have that kind of equipment by contacting their local woodworking guilds or associations. You might even check with the folks at your local woodworking store (Rockler, Woodcraft, etc.) to see if they know of any local folks who do that kind of work. I would think that would be a project that could be handled by the small bench top units that are becoming popular.

-- Paul, Auburn, WA

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