Civil Engineer badge (carvewright)

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Project by Mikesawdust posted 07-13-2012 05:46 PM 1080 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Civil Engineer badge (carvewright)
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This was requested for a retirement, I couldn’t find a design to buy this badge, so I had to create it from a picture. I learned that I know very little about the process and what the machine produced took several more hours of sanding and chiseling to finish it. Still it was much better than I could have created without a CNC.

-- You never cut a piece to short, you are just prepping that piece for a future project

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View lawrence's profile


54 posts in 3086 days

#1 posted 07-13-2012 10:17 PM

looks great man- if you aren’t a member of the carvewright forum, I highly recommend it. Also, if you ever have any questions about pattern building/need a hand, just let me know.

nonetheless, that looks great!


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125 posts in 2546 days

#2 posted 07-14-2012 12:08 AM

Looks good, but watch your depth of cut. On my CW. I don’t cut deeper then 1/8th in (.125). You can view some of my cuts on L J. Just search for GaryW (Edgefield SC) under Projects.
Keep’em coming

-- GaryW, Edgefield SC, Too old to start over, can't remember why...

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#3 posted 07-14-2012 12:41 AM

All that sanding paid off, great job!

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