Restored Farm Sign

A simple mount board for a classic sign

Restored Farm Sign
 
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David GrieserPublished on 6/4/2016

This is a sign of my Grandpa's dairy farm I cleaned up with some stainless steel cleaner so it wouldn't eat the vinyl lettering and wire brushed the rust. Mounted on a simple board. Raised it for 3d effect.

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What you will need

3/4" plywood

Black 1-1/4" wood screws

A sign to mount

Clearcoat wood sealant

Stain or paint of your choice or whatever

How to do this project

1

Prepare and clean sign

Prepare and clean sign

2

Cut, router board edge and sand

Cut, router board edge and sand

3

Clear coat, then stain. The stain is subtle but darkened to a cherry color.

Clear coat, then stain. The stain is subtle but darkened to a cherry color.

4

Build and mount raised frame with screws

Build and mount raised frame with screws

5

Mount sign with screws . Only tighten to 3/4" gap

Mount sign with screws . Only tighten to 3/4" gap

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Rafael Sanches avatar
Rafael Sanches6/14/2016 ☰
Looks awesome! Really liked the routed edges
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Planejados Maderato7/10/2016 ☰
verry goog congratulations
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