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Project by AlBCuttnWud posted 11-01-2015 12:54 PM 794 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I carved this one out yesterday from a nice piece of cherry. I’m thinking of just leaving it natural vice painting but the jury is still out on it at this time. It’s about 12 inches tall x 19 inches wide.

-- -Al, Chesapeake, VA





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#1 posted 11-01-2015 03:33 PM

Very cool Al

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#2 posted 11-01-2015 03:56 PM

I like it Al. Nice details.

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#3 posted 11-01-2015 05:48 PM

Neat!

You could—wood-burn the details as just outlines!

-- SAWDUST is THERAPY without a couch! just rjR

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#4 posted 11-01-2015 09:34 PM

Wow! Al, this is a beautiful piece of work. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#5 posted 11-02-2015 09:56 AM

Thanks guys….now to paint or clear coat…..

-- -Al, Chesapeake, VA

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#6 posted 11-02-2015 03:18 PM

I hate that I have to ask but was that by hand or CNC?

-- Kayvon

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#7 posted 11-03-2015 12:54 AM

Great carving! I’d say, put it out in the sun for awhile, to let it get some nice color, then clear coat

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#8 posted 11-03-2015 06:21 PM

looks great!!!

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AlBCuttnWud

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#9 posted 11-06-2015 10:57 PM



I hate that I have to ask but was that by hand or CNC?

- Kayvon

I used a Carvewright CNC machine.

-- -Al, Chesapeake, VA

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#10 posted 01-17-2016 08:32 PM

not to shabby bro, I did this for the HST.

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#11 posted 01-24-2016 10:15 PM



not to shabby bro, I did this for the HST.

Looks good!

-- -Al, Chesapeake, VA

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