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    http://www.talkshopbot.com/forum/attachment.php?at...

    http://www.talkshopbot.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=26462&stc=1
    To be honest i probably do not know what i am doing with the many installs. We probably over think and over kill the...
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    http://www.talkshopbot.com/forum/attachment.php?at...

    http://www.talkshopbot.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=26461&stc=1on this sign we could have used a cleat. but we used 6 small aluminum angle brackets on the wall and the sign fit in between...
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    possible on a light weight short sign it could...

    possible on a light weight short sign it could blow off but then you can put a retainer screw through the sign.
    The hardest part is making sure the cleat on the stucco type wall is really going to...
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    baja sign with cleat and urethane paint

    http://www.talkshopbot.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=26439&stc=1http://www.talkshopbot.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=26440&stc=1http://www.talkshopbot.com/forum/attachment.php?attachme...
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    thanks for your post Joe. all your posts are...

    thanks for your post Joe. all your posts are great whether in ground or in the forum.
    i agree, we have been usiing alot of pvc post covers but i could have used 5'' instead of 4 but one or your...
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    baja sign with cleat and urethane paint

    here is a hdu sign approx 6'' thick installed on wall with one cleat. i cut the cleat with a battery sabre saw and put a curve in it so the sign would not shift. i drilled holes into the cleat and...
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    http://www.talkshopbot.com/forum/attachment.php?at...

    http://www.talkshopbot.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=26428&stc=1http://www.talkshopbot.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=26429&stc=1http://www.talkshopbot.com/forum/attachment.php?attachme...
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    artcam pro version 5.5

    My son is selling his artcam pro v 5.5
    has a dongle but not a usb one.
    He bought from Hyatts sign supply when he had the router a decade or two ago.
    any idea what it is worth? any offers?
    i heard...
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    The bartley sign is approx. 40''x72''. price...

    The bartley sign is approx. 40''x72''. price included install in yard with two wood posts covered with white vinyl sleeve and topper. We feel that the posts need to hold the sign, not the sign...
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    This is what we used on the Bartley sign DuPont...

    This is what we used on the Bartley sign
    DuPont Top Coat

    Nason® Ful-Thane® 2K IB Quality Single-Stage Topcoat
    FUL-THANE® 2K URETHANE
    Ful-Thane® Urethane, one of the distinct paint qualities...
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    2k urethane paint on signfoam 4

    This is one in progress. two one sided signfoam 4 signs with gold leaf. It will be installed between two posts. The best way to do this is make two one sided signs, run two horizontal channels on the...
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    http://www.talkshopbot.com/forum/attachment.php?at...

    http://www.talkshopbot.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=25854&stc=1we did this last year, never had a photo of it so the post reminded me to take one. I think it has helped but we really do not...
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    I'll check and see what's router bit we use also...

    I'll check and see what's router bit we use also we do have to do a lot of cleanup with a propane torch Then use a laminate trimmer to round over all the sharp Edges on the outside of the sign
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    I design in Corel and check the strokes by...

    I design in Corel and check the strokes by drawing a .25 circle that I color red. Many times I modify the stroke width to allow largest bit possible in small text. But I try to get customer to go to...
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    http://encycolorpedia.com/004236 i use this site...

    http://encycolorpedia.com/004236
    i use this site and cross reference Pantone to one shot or acrylic latex. Also go to auto paint supply and have spray cans mixed sometimes. My experience is to just...
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    http://www.signmakers.biz/#!logo-design-web-sites-...

    http://www.signmakers.biz/#!logo-design-web-sites-printing/c1fu7
    Here is what I put on our website about sign design. Our problem is getting customer to value design and time to do it. I look at it...
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    When I was studying design back the 60s and 70s...

    When I was studying design back the 60s and 70s A name that kept coming up as Joseph Selame he did that Mr. donut design. I think he said a logo should be able to be recognized at quarter-inch. I...
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z-M-eSVLwC8 this...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z-M-eSVLwC8
    this is PB resin doming video . we used envirotex lite that we buy locally. it is interior. we apply it about the same as they show here but we use a...
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    dome

    this is our first use of resin to do domes on 3mil dibond. we painted tje dibond with one shot and we also mixed the paint in the resin. these go in a lobby. i can hardly believe how nice the dome...
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    just flat bottom end mill. have not tired v carve...

    just flat bottom end mill. have not tired v carve on aluminum.
    seems like it would work ok.
    we used
    dupont variprime self etching primer which really works well so far.
    you can use about any...
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    here is another carved 1/4'' aluminum sign. all...

    here is another carved 1/4'' aluminum sign.
    all letters are carved in
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    Bob, we have routed in 1/4'' aluminum and painted...

    Bob, we have routed in 1/4'' aluminum and painted with auto paint with clear coat.
    seems like that would hold up and you could put a flat plate on top to help with sun.

    here is one we did but...
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    Joe i have learned alot from you including...

    Joe i have learned alot from you including communcation skills.
    one thing you mention i keep forgetting to do is include photos and drawings.
    i know what i am saying without them but probably no...
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    attached another signfoam sign we used threaded...

    attached another signfoam sign we used threaded rod on. this was done approx 1997. i think i used 1'' tempered rod then covered the edges with pvc. the rod goes thru the pole cover and is held in...
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    Joe back before cnc routers my wife and i took a...

    Joe back before cnc routers my wife and i took a trip to Vermont to see Jay Cooke who did spectacular world class hand carving and gold leaf. He went on to make the Jay Cooke primer for HDU that many...
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