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Project by DuaneEDMD posted 1670 days ago 1195 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Welll, I finally got the other “pin wheel” board done. I changed the style a little because I also finally got around to making a circle jig for my bandsaw. I rounded the ends and went with a simple circle finger grip. The board is cherry and walnut with maple strips, mineral oil finish. The jig is MDF, wax on the slide so it moves better. I think I might try an end grain, circular board next.

-- --It's not how long you live, but how you live that makes it a life.--





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patron

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#1 posted 1670 days ago

now you got it ,
and they are beautiful !

well done .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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dustbunny

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#2 posted 1670 days ago

Nice work !!
These are original in design.
What’s the dot in the center?
Man, that jig is almost bigger than the saw, impressive.

Lisa

-- Imagination rules the world. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte ~ http://quiltedwood.com

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poroskywood

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#3 posted 1670 days ago

The second board is definitely a step up. It keeps getting better. So did you make a arc cutting attachment for this circle jig? suggestion- use your round over bit on the hanging hole also to soften the edge and match the soft edge of the board, or not. This looks great.

-- There's many a slip betwixt a cup and a lip.--Scott

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John M

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#4 posted 1670 days ago

Love these designs. Fantastic work.

-- John, Ontario, Canada

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DuaneEDMD

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#5 posted 1670 days ago

Hey Scott, I did round over the hanging hole but just with a 1/8” round over and I used a 1/4” on the sides. I was thinking I needed more on the hanging hole.

-- --It's not how long you live, but how you live that makes it a life.--

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degoose

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#6 posted 1670 days ago

I too like the second… improving all the time… the jig looks a little familiar lol

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RexMcKinnon

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#7 posted 1669 days ago

I three like the second one. The arched edges just seems to go better with the interior curves.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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EasyECP

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#8 posted 806 days ago

Really nice board

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a1Jim

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#9 posted 806 days ago

cool looking board nice work,

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