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Whale Wall Plaque

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Project by Roger Gaborski posted 11-14-2015 12:41 AM 593 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This wall plaque was a first year anniversary present for my daughter and son-in-law.
I designed the plaque using the Aspire CAD/CAM software. The 3D whale model was supplied with the Aspire software. I machined the plaque using my new Shop Sabre 23 CNC machine. It took me about 2 hours to design the plaque and another two hours to cut the plaque.

The dimensions of the plaque is 10” x 12” x1”. The material is mahogany.

And incase anyone is wondering, there is not a spelling error. Wale is their last name.

roger

-- Roger Gaborski, http://www.rogergaborski.com





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#1 posted 11-14-2015 12:53 AM

Pretty cool! I’m sure they’ll be very happy with it!

-- Dean

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#2 posted 11-14-2015 10:06 AM

That’s a great looking plague Roger and they will certainly be happy with it. Thanks for sharing.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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#3 posted 11-15-2015 10:59 AM

Beautiful piece. Love the wood and all of the clean details!

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#4 posted 11-16-2015 01:22 AM

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#5 posted 11-17-2015 06:19 AM

That’s all beautifully resolved, the way the whale is carved out of the dish shape. It feels very organic and I was surprised to read that the whale was carved by a machine.

-- “The easy confidence with which I know another man's religion is folly teaches me to suspect that my own is also.” ― Mark Twain

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