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Project by Neumann posted 05-22-2018 08:53 PM 882 views 4 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a praxinoscope wood sculpture/ end table. Made of solid maple, red oak, and mesquite. The praxinoscope structure spins on a custom marble bearing. A simple animation plays in the center mirror column when the structure is spun.

The marble bearing:

Mirror column:

Blade & bearing attachment:

Inside look:





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mel52

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#1 posted 05-23-2018 12:23 AM

Super cool looking project. Excellent job !!!!!!!

-- MEL, Kansas

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MrWolfe

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#2 posted 05-23-2018 02:22 AM

That is very cool… love to see a video of the animation if you can post one.
Great craftsmanship and very creative.

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#3 posted 05-23-2018 08:25 AM

A Catalina Flying Boat I presume ?

-- Regards Rob

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#4 posted 05-23-2018 12:14 PM

You did a nice job on this piece.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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#5 posted 05-23-2018 02:19 PM

All that is quite fascinating!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Neumann

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#6 posted 05-23-2018 04:05 PM

Thanks everyone, I appreciate the kind words! I will try to post a video when I can.
It is indeed the Catalina flying boat.

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#7 posted 05-23-2018 09:08 PM

OK! MrWolfe and I (and possibly a couple of hundred others) will eagerly await the video.

But wait there is more, ... also just in case you thought I didnt notice:

Very fine woodworking ! ... and I also noticed something else too,
1. There appears to be a photo missing! (Hint hint The marble bearings would have been a good one)
2. Congratulations on the DT3
3. I guess the workshop will be next?

-- Regards Rob

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#8 posted 05-24-2018 12:04 AM

Now thats what I am talking about!

-- Regards Rob

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