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Marinette Font

Postby BayfieldMarinette » Wed Feb 08, 2017 8:47 pm

Does anyone know what font marinette used? I just got my first M and want to do my boat name and home port in the same font. I've been having a heck of a time figuring out what it is tho. Any ideas?
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Re: Marinette Font

Postby Rob » Thu Feb 09, 2017 6:46 am

I don't know what font they used or if it was a custom hand drawn logo back in the day.
I uploaded your attachment to a few web sites that try to match the fonts by image.
Search "find font" and there are a few sites like "What the Font" etc. but the image is kind of fuzzy so it was hard to find an exact match
If there is a sharper image of the logo it might find a closer match.
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Re: Marinette Font

Postby BayfieldMarinette » Thu Feb 09, 2017 6:55 am

I've tried all of those sites with no luck.
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Re: Marinette Font

Postby carl » Thu Feb 09, 2017 7:11 am

Your looking for a 'FONT" that most likely does not exist. Don't waste anymore time looking for something that's just not there. Take what you have in hand to your local sign shop that specializes in vinyl signs, they will copy it exactly as it is then you can assign it your own custom font name. I've done this and its always a perfect match.
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Re: Marinette Font

Postby GB49 » Thu Feb 09, 2017 9:36 pm

The closest thing I could ever find is italicized & bold, Bauhaus 93 font.

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Re: Marinette Font

Postby Maestro » Fri Feb 10, 2017 4:41 pm

I will second Carl's opinion...it's not a font you are going to find on Microsoft Word. Custom deal.
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Re: Marinette Font

Postby BayfieldMarinette » Fri Feb 10, 2017 7:32 pm

Roger that. Anyone have a high resolution image of it? What about the seahorse logo, does anyone have a good image of that? I'd like to make some personal shirts for my boat.
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Re: Marinette Font

Postby honestcharlie56 » Sat Feb 11, 2017 8:39 am

Just slap a bertram sticker on the side and order bertram shirts. Something about a Sea Horse in a tu-tu just doesnt look right.
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Re: Marinette Font

Postby MetalHead » Sat Feb 11, 2017 8:27 pm

I have created DXF files so you can use to create YOUR OWN art items.

I can create other art like this for custom signage.

PM me if you would like a quote for the custom art.
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