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Working on making some stuff for a show, and thought I would see if anyone wants something? Most are in the $30-$40 range. Depends on size and complexity of course.

I do this on the side at work. Trying to develop a branch off at work to be able to do this stuff during "slow" times since it is just laser and powder coating.

Pictures of some of the things I have done are attached. Going in tomorrow to cut some more stuff. I'm out of Belvidere, but will be in Bolingbrook on October 13 for this craft show.1173216714.jpeg1999584035.jpeg23362683.jpeg1712004061.jpeg1048024295.jpeg1818759141.jpeg
 

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Absolutely.

Just bought a house in Indiana. Need something I can bend into a big porch light with the house address on it and now that I see your work, maybe a nice little picture too.

You also said powdercoat. Is it outdoor grade?
 

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The powder coat is outdoor grade, yes. Eventually it can peel away and begin to rust the metal...but I have seen some stuff outside 10 years later and the powder coat is still holding up.
 

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Absolutely.

Just bought a house in Indiana. Need something I can bend into a big porch light with the house address on it and now that I see your work, maybe a nice little picture too.

You also said powdercoat. Is it outdoor grade?
Go on? Neighbor?
 

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What it looked like on Saturday vs what it looks like 24 hrs later. Pretty neatIMG_20181007_160042.jpeg
 

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Dude how did I miss this? those look great. What software do you use?
 

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Dude how did I miss this? those look great. What software do you use?
Thanks man! I didn't design most of them. There are some pretty great forums out there that I can hack together some stuff.

If someone wants an image made or something...or for the words, I will use Illustrator and then AutoCAD
 

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Might have to get you to make a cobra logo for the garage wall... :bigthumb:
Dunno your timeline, but if you find a picture of what you want, send it to me.

I'm driving in to Bolingbrook on Saturday. I won't be able to paint it that fast, but if you want it raw, I might be able to draw it tonight and cut it tomorrow.
 

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How big can you make something?

Looking for a larger outline of Road America for my dad
 

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How big can you make something?

Looking for a larger outline of Road America for my dad
If you want it unpainted, I can do really close to 5ft x 10ft...we can only powder coat like 84"x30" or something like that
 

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If you want it unpainted, I can do really close to 5ft x 10ft...we can only powder coat like 84"x30" or something like that
Cool. May be shooting you a PM. [MENTION=127]wombat[/MENTION] gift for Scott and my dad?
 

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Actually a good idea based on price :rofl:
Price will depend on size obviously. If it's too big, the outline will be somewhat flimsy, so take that into account.

I can throw a name attached to the front straight or something too
 

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Those are really cool.
For a custom image, if I draw it in autocad would that help you out?
 

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Those are really cool.
For a custom image, if I draw it in autocad would that help you out?
Yeah, that would help tons. As long as there is nothing funky in it for the laser program to read
 

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Kind of a pain to make this look decent when cut outIMG_20181011_200613.jpeg
 

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Friend used to be 911 dispatch and requested this. I assume it will be a gift for someone.IMG_20181023_155455.jpeg
 

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