Torque Workcentre at work.. #14: A couple more videos.

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Blog entry by degoose posted 11-01-2009 01:26 PM 2254 reads 0 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 13: 3D carving video Part 14 of Torque Workcentre at work.. series Part 15: Cutting rings for bases. »

Check out the blog at Stu's Shed complete with videos. Look beyond what I am actually doing and see the potential of what the machine can do. No script, no rehearsal, no idea.. lol
These were taken when Stu dropped in last week.

Stu doing a bit of Slab surfacing.

Me using the copy attachment to copy an old english letter ” L”

Using the stops to route a border around the letter e

Aztec art freehand routing using the pin and changing the radius..

Lord of the Rings LOL

Just a bit of fun..

-- Don't drink and use power tools @

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#1 posted 11-01-2009 01:39 PM

Great films Larry, do we coffee with that donut?
The Torque continues to amaze me… your skill at playing with that thing also continues to amaze me!

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#2 posted 11-01-2009 02:51 PM

Looks like a fun tool with endless uses. Great videos.

-- John @

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#3 posted 11-01-2009 02:57 PM

That thing looks like its allot of fun to use and it also looks really expensive!


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#4 posted 11-01-2009 03:01 PM

That is quite a toy. You should have lots of fun with that Thanks for the videos there great.

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#5 posted 11-01-2009 03:25 PM

Some great demos Larry.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#6 posted 11-01-2009 03:27 PM

Fun! Thanks for sharing these. I want one.

-- Gary, Los Angeles, video game animator

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#7 posted 11-01-2009 05:04 PM

good demos Larry, very versatel machine, if a guy had one of those he wouldn’t need much else

-- Smitty!!!

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#8 posted 11-01-2009 06:06 PM

Thanks Larry. I’m working on a wooden copy of your machine so I need those videos to get it right. It will be ready by 2030 if I’m still around.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#9 posted 11-01-2009 06:14 PM

I subscribed to Stu’s Podcast. He has some interesting ideas. I’m really liking his use of the Magswitches. I’ve started to incorporate a few of his techniques already in the shop.

That Torque Centre looks like a real beast of a machine!


-- Chunk's Workshop pictures:

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#10 posted 11-01-2009 06:21 PM

Great demo Larry it does it all.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#11 posted 11-01-2009 07:47 PM

It probably just me, but the videos don’t show up. The spaces are there for the videos but nothing to click on. I don’t see them on Stu’s Shed link, either. I don’t like it but I may have to upgrade my browser. I don’t like the tabs at the top of the new browsers.

-- You always have tomorrow to stop procrastinating.

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#12 posted 11-01-2009 10:05 PM

shouldn’t the title of the first video be “Stu doing a bit of Slab surfacing and goes deaf”?

-- The woods are lovely, dark and deep, but I have promises to keep...

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#13 posted 11-01-2009 11:12 PM

I guess I should have just waited a while. Now they’re showing up.

-- You always have tomorrow to stop procrastinating.

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#14 posted 11-02-2009 01:02 AM

Great work Larry. Why don’t you sponsor a contest to give one as a grand prize ??

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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