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Oak Tree Driveway Entrance Gates

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I know it's steel, but the finished product looks sorta woodsy!

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I assume you used some sort (post #206740, reply #1 of 5)

I assume you used some sort of NC rig to cut that detail?


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Howdy Dan, we used a plasma (post #206740, reply #3 of 5)

Howdy Dan, we used a plasma cutter to cut the plate into a tree. The leafs were all pressed and then welded in place. The plasma cutter is nice and has a short learning curve. Done by hand is hard to distinguish from CNC.

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So you just drew the design (post #206740, reply #4 of 5)

So you just drew the design on the plate and followed the lines with the cutter?


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Yes, just draw it out and (post #206740, reply #5 of 5)

Yes, just draw it out and blow out the lines..out pops a tree, then weld the trees to the gate frame and weld each leaf on, sand blast and spray.

It's a lot of detail work but it always pays off. Painting them takes about as long as building them. Because of all the detail, it can be easy to miss a spot. So looking to powder coat them now.


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Justin Rose

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JD (post #206740, reply #2 of 5)

So it doesn't look like a free advertisement............

how bout running through the process.

thanks.

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