or Join Now!
This is made using Western Red Cedar, which I planed down to remove the rough side. I was then carved on my Carvewright and finishing by hand. It is coated with spar varnish.
-- Greg Luckett, Great Lakes Wood Arts
home | projects | blog
34 posts in 1891 days
Preview this project card
114799 posts in 2850 days
#1 posted 05-15-2013 02:30 AM
-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture
504 posts in 1313 days
#2 posted 05-15-2013 04:30 AM
That little Carvewright did a very good job on the carving.
-- Mark Smith, Tracy, CA., http://www.markscustomwoodcrafts.com
241 posts in 2299 days
#3 posted 05-15-2013 12:49 PM
I am just learning my carvewright, it is impressive, cant stand the slowness of my learning it,
your work is great
-- ElmoSr,Ga. Life is Hard by the Yard,,,But a Cinch by the Inch
#4 posted 05-17-2013 01:28 AM
ElmoSr,Don’t worry about how long it takes; it is like climbing a ladder, one rung at a time. When I bought my CW there was very little documentation and lots of problems just getting it to work as it was supposed to. That was in 2007. In 2008 I got tired of struggling with it, left it sit for almost two years, then found that the manuals for the hardware and software had finally reached a level that allowed me to fix the thing right. There are still lots of bugs but it runs pretty good compared to when I first got it. My next CNC will be a flat bed that uses a router but until then I keep plugging away with my Carvewright.Greg.
126 posts in 1781 days
#5 posted 05-19-2013 10:15 AM
Go to Pulse page »
©2016 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.
Latest Projects |
Latest Blog Entries |
Latest Forum Topics