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This project was quite a challenge. The sign was to be 1.5 m high, and at the same time be quite light and resistant to impact.

I received the order for letters from the wedding photographer, the product was to be useful in the outdoors for photo sessions as well as in the room during the wedding.

If you want to see how I dealt with it I invite you to look through the instructions and watch the two-part video presenting the process of formation of this giant sign!

Supplies:

Materials:
- 1 sheet of plywood 1.5 x 3m (~ 5 x 10ft) 10mm thick (~ 3/8 in)
- 2 sheet of plywood 1.5 x 3m (~ 5 x 10ft) 5mm thick (~ 3/16 in)
- 15x15mm (19/32 in) steel tube
- 20mm (3/4 in) flat bar
- WS2811 RGB LED 30mm milky module: http://ali.pub/3fn7ln
- Contoller K-1000C: http://ali.pub/3fna0r
- DC-DC converter SD-100A-12: http://ali.pub/3fncto
- Single wires, three-core cables, 3-pin connectors
- Screws for wood
- M6 thumb screws
- Small hinges and a lock
- Paint, varnish
- Wood glue

Tools:
- Circular saw
- Jigsaw
- Drill, driver
- Nail gun
- Orbital sander
- Chop saw or table saw with cross cut sled
- Angle grinder
- Soldering iron Bakon 950D
- Wire stripper: http://ali.pub/3fndpy
- Side cutters: http://ali.pub/3fndpy
- Drill bits
- Brush and paint roller”

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