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CNC Carvings #4: St. Michael

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Blog entry by copythat posted 08-22-2018 02:07 AM 536 reads 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 3: More Duna Board Part 4 of CNC Carvings series Part 5: The reason for the season! :-) »

I wanted to carve this St. Michael image since before purchasing my CNC. I cut it from 2” thick bass wood, which turned out to be a poor choice for fine details. I plan to try again with hard or soft maple and see if it comes out any better.

-- Rob



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Desert_Woodworker

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#1 posted 08-22-2018 04:19 AM

very nice

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#2 posted 08-22-2018 02:57 PM

I’d say it came out very nice.

Looking forward to seeing it in hard wood.

I sure wish I could get my hands on a seat of Aspire.

-- I yam what I yam and that's all what I yam

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#3 posted 08-22-2018 03:28 PM

I can definitely tell that you are having a great fun with these carvings.

CNC carving takes a lot of heat from the “purists”, but I personally think it moves the focus onto the creative act of designing rather than the functional process of carving.

Either way, it is still a lot of work.

I look forward to seeing more of your projects.

-- "Hard work is not defined by the difficulty of the task as much as a person's desire to perform it.", DS251

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#4 posted 08-22-2018 06:09 PM

I would like to do some carving like this but I just don’t have the time to even think about a project like this.

I like your effort and can’t wait to see it in maple.

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#5 posted 08-23-2018 02:18 AM

An impressive piece!

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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