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Project by cwdance1 posted 02-17-2011 04:26 AM 1613 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another quick project for a family member with cancer. The engraving was done with my homemade CNC machine. The drawing was made from a picture of a hand carved cross. I realy like the way it turned out, going to make me when I get some time.

Thanks for looking.

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#1 posted 02-17-2011 04:33 AM

nice work , I would like to see pics of your CNC machine.

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#2 posted 02-17-2011 04:54 AM

I like it ,very nice work.

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#3 posted 02-17-2011 05:02 AM

Well done Bud

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#4 posted 02-17-2011 05:07 AM

I posted pictures of the CNC on one of my blogs named “using the tools you have”.

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#5 posted 02-17-2011 05:31 AM

I love it! Amusingly I’ve made a cross out of the same drawing. It’s one of my favourites.

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#6 posted 02-17-2011 05:43 AM


-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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#7 posted 02-17-2011 05:54 AM

i like your cross you did a very nice job Thanks Abbie

-- God is great.

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#8 posted 02-17-2011 02:17 PM

Nice job CW. I really like the engraved design and the wood is beautiful.
Thoughts and prayers to your family member…

-- Brad, Oregon- The things that come to those who wait, may be the things left by those who got there first.

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#9 posted 02-18-2011 05:11 AM

Wow great job looks realy nice.

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#10 posted 02-20-2011 04:42 PM

Nicely done. How large is it?

-- Art | Bradenton, Florida

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#11 posted 02-22-2011 11:24 PM

The cross came out to 8” x 10”, with the cad drawing you can make it any size.
Going to make one for my house and the boss says it should be 11” x 14”

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#12 posted 03-03-2011 04:05 AM

Very nice, the wood is beautiful, and the precision you achieve on your “home made cnc” is spectacular, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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