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Barn doors

Postby Bigdog » Wed Nov 02, 2011 1:16 pm

My sliding barn doors have taken the brunt of years of exposure. This year at the tug I noticed that there was very little white paint left on them:

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So I undertook a little project:

Sanded off the rust:
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Good coat of primer:
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Back to white:
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Starting with a big red I:
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Who is this handsome artist?
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And voila!:
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Finished!
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Maybe next spring we'll try a circle cub emblem on the shop door.
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Re: Barn doors

Postby Winfield Dave » Wed Nov 02, 2011 1:30 pm

Nice Bigdog !! Looks great. :D
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Re: Barn doors

Postby RaymondDurban » Wed Nov 02, 2011 1:32 pm

Wow, that looks really nice!! :D
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Re: Barn doors

Postby Bill Hudson » Wed Nov 02, 2011 1:51 pm

Darrell,

Looks great!!!! Just one suggestion, establish a no parking zone in front of the opened barndoor at the next Cub Tug. :) :)

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Re: Barn doors

Postby Jimdawg » Wed Nov 02, 2011 2:06 pm

Well done!

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Re: Barn doors

Postby Ken (48 Cub) » Wed Nov 02, 2011 2:36 pm

Looks great BigDog!
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Re: Barn doors

Postby Stanton » Wed Nov 02, 2011 2:38 pm

Bet you can see that a mile away!! Looks great, Bigdog!!
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Re: Barn doors

Postby Rudi » Wed Nov 02, 2011 2:57 pm

Now the doors look really good :) Nicely done BD :!: :D
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Re: Barn doors

Postby Don McCombs » Wed Nov 02, 2011 3:25 pm

Looks outstanding, Darrell. :D
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Re: Barn doors

Postby Barnyard » Wed Nov 02, 2011 3:34 pm

Looks great! Out here I probably would have needed a permit for an oversize sign. :lol:
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Re: Barn doors

Postby Cecil » Wed Nov 02, 2011 3:44 pm

The doors look great. My question. When was the weather that nice to get em done?
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Re: Barn doors

Postby Bigdog » Wed Nov 02, 2011 3:49 pm

Cecil - doors have been painted for several weeks but it was 65 yesterday and 67 today with bright sunshine. I laid the logo out starting at about noon yesterday. Had it painted by 4:30. Then did some touch-up this morning and stripped the masking tape just after noon today.
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Re: Barn doors

Postby Cecil » Wed Nov 02, 2011 3:54 pm

It got up to 60 here today. I'm starting to get antsy about the trip to DSCF and it's still over 3 months away.
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Re: Barn doors

Postby Bob McCarty » Wed Nov 02, 2011 3:58 pm

Very nice Bigdog. Can't wait to see them at next year's Tug.

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Re: Barn doors

Postby John(videodoc) » Wed Nov 02, 2011 4:42 pm

That is sharp. Well done!
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