Maple Mantle

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Project by OregonBurls posted 1089 days ago 1671 views 3 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is our first Large finished CNC project. We have 25 hrs into it and it came out beautiful.
Lots of sanding as always. We finished it with a satin finish.

This is almost 6’ and the top and bottle are book matches and the corables (sp?) are book matched.

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, What can I say but God Is Good!

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#1 posted 1089 days ago

very nice work! I need something for over my mantle now!

-- John in GP

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#2 posted 1089 days ago

very nice!!!

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#3 posted 1089 days ago

greg this is so beautiful…i love the whole thing..this cnc work your doing now is great and i hope your able to get tons of work now that you have this ability…if you dont want this one , i will gladly hang it here and tell everyone who made it…doesnt that sound like a great deal…i think so…grizz

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#4 posted 1089 days ago

Very nice! Reminds me of Joe Dillett’s mantles; but he carves them by hand!

-- Larry "Work like a Captain but Play like a Pirate!"

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#5 posted 1089 days ago

I like it!

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#6 posted 1089 days ago

very nice job.

-- Chuck, wiswood2

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#7 posted 1089 days ago

What a beautiful carving, can you imagine carving that by hand….

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#8 posted 1089 days ago


-- Dale, Ohio

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#9 posted 1089 days ago

Greg, the carving looks very familiar (VectorArt3D). I made a mantel with a modified version of this carving about 16 months ago and take it to builders shows as a demo.

Very nice work. Looks like you have some hand carving in it to take care of the undercutting you did.

-- Don, Diamond Lake Custom Woodworks - - "If you make something idiot proof, all they do is make a better idiot"

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#10 posted 1089 days ago

Excellent work Greg.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#11 posted 1088 days ago

It is done with fector art but lots of work afterwards. thanks everyone!

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, What can I say but God Is Good!

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#12 posted 1088 days ago

This will be quite the statement piece for a grande home. I’d love to see the final installation.

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#13 posted 1082 days ago

Great job! That is a very nice carving. You should be proud of that one.

-- Have a great day.

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