Wood burned sign.

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Project by Cedar Furniture Lodge posted 05-07-2016 01:35 AM 958 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Our mail carrier is a wonderful lady and she wanted a big standup sign for her porch. The first order of course was it was to be made of cedar, gee who would have guessed that LOL. Miwif did the wood burning and it was finished with a marine urethane finish that I am experimenting with. So far it really cool and easy to use, when I feel better about it I will share more about it. Sign stand 4’ 8’’ tall and 3/4’’ thick.

-- "The Cedar King"

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#1 posted 05-07-2016 09:11 AM

Mrs cedar king did a good job on this…well done y’all!!!

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 05-07-2016 01:11 PM

Very nice sign and compliments to your wife on the fine wood burned lettering job!!

cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 05-07-2016 02:14 PM

Awesome sign.Nice job by your wife.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#4 posted 05-07-2016 02:37 PM

Nice work. It makes a great sign.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#5 posted 05-07-2016 06:04 PM

WEll done and will be long loved!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#6 posted 05-08-2016 11:37 AM

It looks great but with the strength needed in your hands over such a long time, sadly I could not conceive of doing this today. It would leave me with terrible cramp and finger hand locking which is damned painful and is hard to get rid of ,although applied heat seems to work. It just shows me I am getting on a wee bitty ,not over the hill yet of course old friends .I think I would have either painted it or burned the edges and made a large metal flat at 90 degrees plate on a long handle to heat till cherry red then fill in the rest with the flat part . I could not fill it in with a little pen tip.. Hey maybe that’s what you did or your dear wife did. Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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Cedar Furniture Lodge

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#7 posted 05-08-2016 04:06 PM

I understand what your saying Scotsman, we have a tip on our wood burner that’s flat and the size of a quarter that we use for shading in big areas. Makes it go so much quicker.

-- "The Cedar King"

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#8 posted 05-10-2016 08:16 PM

Looks grrrr8

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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