Sidewalk Sign

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Project by gsimon posted 11-21-2015 01:08 AM 1141 views 4 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A sidewalk sign for my wife’s pottery studio show next weekend
(2) 8’ lengths of 1×6 x 5/4 deck cedar and cut it into 2.5” strips, ran a dado in the center for sign to insert.
Mortise and tenons for the bottom rails and lap jointed two 3/8” slats for each top rail and glued everything together. This allows the sign to slide in from the top and run through the grooves to the bottom.
Tapered the legs, rubbed on some Danish oil and installed two strap hinges and 21” of jack chain

24” x 32” sign is direct to substrate print on 4mm corex designed by Likewise Social Media and Design

-- Greg Simon

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#1 posted 11-21-2015 01:21 AM

Very attractive sign. The quality of the work is obvious. Nice job!

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#2 posted 11-21-2015 02:24 PM

That’s a great sign and holder and is totally attractive and practical for it’s purpose.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#3 posted 11-21-2015 06:22 PM

Good luck with the show. Nice looking sign.

-- "I love it when a plan comes together" John "Hannibal" Smith

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