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The Durando Ranch is in the North Fort Myers Florida area. Most of the signs we do end up with a black powder coat. Every now and then we'll do a white powder coat and it always looks great and stands out well. It's always important to consider the background and try to envision how visible the sign will be against the contrasting background colors.
The late Gene Romero, "Burritto" is honored on this ranch gate in Arroyo Grande California. The Burritto was one of the worlds top motorcycle racers in the 60's and 70's with his biggest win in 1975 at the Daytona 200.
Each piece was cut from 3/16" steel, and shipped in 2 packages to California. Once welded in place, it was painted
Sunrise Village wanted some rustic / rusty signs to install at their beautiful entrance to their subdivision. While rust color powder coat looks beautiful, nothing looks as real as natural rust patina. Each sign is cut from corten steel, which will only rust on the surface. These signs were sandblasted for a quick rust patina. They did a great job with this entrance and I'm glad to play a part in the build.
I'm glad to be a part of this ranch gate build. My customer contacted me with a picture of her husband standing on a horse that she wanted to have recreated into a silhouette metal cut out. She had someone build the gate and do the install, she just needed the art for the center of the gate. The entire entrance turned out absolutely beautiful!
This ranch is located in the TX panhandle near Amarillo. The sign was shipped in multiple pieces, welded in place on location and painted. The antlers measure about 4 foot X 8 foot so bracing was added to the backside to counteract the high winds that they get in that part of the country. I love the colors they chose. It should really stand out.
Classic ranch sign design that was sent to Washington. If you have access to a welder, you can easly weld the pieces together on location. This allows you to have the size sign you want without spending a small fortune on shipping. (Kinda looks like "The Ranch" entrance sign on Netflix)
Rancho Padre Viejo (Old Father Ranch). Great Ranch name and very fitting for my customers last name. These two bucks were copies of 2 of the largest buck taken off this ranch. My customer emailed pictures of each buck. I was able to copy and reproduce them on this metal ranch sign.