Arrow of light #3: Did A LOT better today

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Blog entry by i82much posted 03-02-2009 11:41 PM 2255 reads 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
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I got most of the pieces fit and glued in on the wood that was right
most of the pieces
Here is a close up of itmost of the sanding done
I also got some of the pieces cut and fit for the wrong one
I had made some template plugs awhile back, so I take a compass and scribe around it, use a jig saw to rough cut it and then sand to fit

making the pieces the hard way
I leave the “rays and feathers” long so when I rout the arc and arrow shaft, hopefully they’ll be a perfect fit.
When I made the templates (1 for the rays and 1 for the arc. I made some alignment holes, which assures rhat I get everything lined up right without to much thinking/
I placed theses holes under the shaft of the arrow which will be the last piece of inlay I put in.
When I sand, I’ll save the saw dust and make some wood putty for the joints that aren’t close.
I’ll need alot on this job, I have to have them done a week from Sat, plus I’m doing this for cost of wood only

-- At the end of my life...When I meet my Maker...Will I be seen as...a giver or a taker

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#1 posted 03-03-2009 05:31 AM

Support your local Boy Scouts! Way to go!

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