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Use Shoe Goo, its available everywhere and it will handle the different expansion/contraction rates.
There's plenty of profitable work to be had making signs for (new construction) large commercial buildings and some building rehab projects. Its a bit slow getting started as you must build a company...
Count me as an Apple fan. I have an iMac, Mac Pro, iPad and an iPhone. I recently installed two of the Airport Time Capsule Routers in my network, they are pretty slick with 2 and 3 terabyte hard...
Thats good news Shawn, I hope your health continues to improve.
The two links below are to the training tutorial pages on Vectric's web site.
If it was up to me I would use 1/4" thick Corian for the sign and laser engrave the text and graphics.
Paint fill to provide the color and contrast.
I don't think I would use the standoffs to...
I just finished making 40 new steel shelf brackets a couple weeks ago. Half of them were for Aaron Koehl's garage and the rest are destined to be used in my barn. I have been making my own...
Enjoy the DVD, it will keep you up late at night though :)
What size is your heat press?
Sorry but there are is no such thing as Unicorns or cheap CNC Machines. This is one of those situations where you will cry once purchasing a quality machine designed to do the job you need...
Try searching our Friends of The Creek directory.
The link is in my signature and on the blue menu bar.
Concerning a time frame for the next class I am open to suggestions. October is almost always great weather here but my shop has air conditioning and heat so its always comfortable.
I know that...
The Northwind Associates ADA Training Class:
We cover every aspect of making ADA door signs and Specialty signs for Commercial Buildings from start to finish.
1. Marketing ADA Signs
Your new Dremel organizer is very nice. I'm a big fan of Dremel tools myself, got my first one in 1975 and I now have a collection of two tools and a selection of bits and stuff almost as...
Vectric Newsletter - Issue 55 Rocker Photo Frame
This would make a nice laser cut and engraved project as well as a CNC job.
Anyone interested in attending an ADA sign class?
I can put together another class if there is interest.
I used the Ridgid spindle/belt sander in the sign shop at CNU but I owned a Jet bench top spindle sander in my sign shop. Both were good machines, the Jet was more of an industrial quality machine.
Sorry about the poor picture quality, I don't own a close-up lens for any of my cameras.
I don't reduce the Corian thickness. It isn't necessary as Corian won't warp or degrade in interior or...
I use a Whiteside #3051 Keyhole router bit which makes a 5/16" round hole for the screw head.
I machine my 1/2" thick Corian sign blanks to 5/16" deep which leaves 3/16" for the engraving which is...
You are indeed a very lucky man as your experience could have been very different. On May 1st I found myself on the floor in my workshop waiting for the ambulance, my youngest daughter made...
I'll take the shear.
I started purchasing from Johnson Plastics over seven years ago for the sign shop at Christopher Newport University. Today my sign company purchases from JP, they provide all of my plastic needs for...
I can see now what you are recommending and it makes sense. Originally I thought about the two piece pipe hangers but they are large, heavy and would be difficult to manhandle. I was...
I recently found myself in the hospital and once I was able to set up in the bed found SawMill Creek to be a welcome place to spend time. I hope your recovery is swift and painless, you...