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My latest family crest project. Carved in walnut
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#1 posted 12-20-2013 05:20 PM
This is beautiful. You did a fine job on it.
helluvawreck aka Charleshttp://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com
-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau
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#2 posted 12-20-2013 07:43 PM
Phil that is really nice. Just how long did it take for the CNC machine to carve this?
-- Larry in Hawaii,
#3 posted 12-21-2013 02:10 PM
Thank you for the compliments.The CNC machine took about three hours to carve the plaque. It’ 8×10. The CNC machining is only part of the work. There is a fair amount of traditional woodworking. I had to prepare the blank, table saw, jointer, gluing, planing, squaring. The frame had to made separately, no CNC. Any woodworking project requires sanding and finishing. Probably an additional 2 – 2.5 hours beyond the CNC machining.Also there is about another hour or more designing doing the prep work on the computer.
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#4 posted 12-21-2013 02:30 PM
This is great. I have been wanting to do one of these for ever.
-- Don't outsmart your common sense
#5 posted 12-21-2013 02:46 PM
Becikeja, do you have a CNC router?
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