Going to Home depot to pick out the right size piece of wood. 

Going to Home depot to pick out the right size piece of wood. 

 Getting some help to cut the board into swatches for each letter

Getting some help to cut the board into swatches for each letter

 Using the MasterCam enabled Leonardo drilling machine from my old Drafting class in high school 

Using the MasterCam enabled Leonardo drilling machine from my old Drafting class in high school 

 After much fighting with old drilling technology, the letters are cut and sanded down. 

After much fighting with old drilling technology, the letters are cut and sanded down. 

 First placement of the letters on the board to test if my spacing calculations were correct. 

First placement of the letters on the board to test if my spacing calculations were correct. 

 Now comes 3 hours of staining the wood Onxy black, and 15 hours of painting 101001011101010010 and so on.... and placing letters to see what the final product will look like. 

Now comes 3 hours of staining the wood Onxy black, and 15 hours of painting 101001011101010010 and so on.... and placing letters to see what the final product will look like.