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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.jpeg 1999584035.jpeg 23362683.jpeg 1712004061.jpeg 1048024295.jpeg 1818759141.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 neat IMG_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 out IMG_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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