Dimensional Wood Sign Making as a Home Business

Robert Wade shares a guide for dimensional wood sign making as a small business, including necessary equipment, buying wood, sign framework, carving, paint, art work and lettering tips.

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Figure 12: Hand-carving equipment is shown in Figure 12. If you're going to be doing a lot of roughing out and wood removal, you'll need a set of at least three socket gouges and chisels (tools with pointed shanks will split their handles much sooner than those with socket bases).
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