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Blog series by robscastle updated 288 days ago 4 parts 2914 reads 14 comments total

Part 1: Making your own veneer inlay

303 days ago by robscastle | 3 comments »

You may have noticed some of my projects are veneer inlay enhancedThe inlays I use are mostly made by myself, for the more complex medallion’s and the likes they are store bought. Today I was busy making some veneer inlay stock, the activity was prompted by a few posts from rogerbean and the boxes he has made.The edging he used on the boxes fascinated me so I attempted to reproduce the effect I am not sure how it was made for his projects but I muddled my way through to partly re...

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Part 2: Another glue up

294 days ago by robscastle | 5 comments »

I set to work with some off cuts of Purple heart and Pine this time. I made two individual sets, one set having Purple heart in the middle and the second the purple heart was on the outsides. I glued them up aligned them and clamped them the put them both away to dry. Once they were dry I commenced cutting them all up. I didn’t realise that I had not taken a shot of the process to get this far but I think you will get the idea. Upon sawing the two sets up I rearranged them a...

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Part 3: An interesting link

293 days ago by robscastle | 2 comments »

I had a comment from mantwi on my last blog which pointed to this link http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SpvBQmOjWQA&feature=c4-overview-vl&list=PLDaDvWsvoTBp3XEeVWp0ZCRb8dbg4HbfY If you are interested take a look, its a worthwhile watch if you wish to make your own veneer.

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Part 4: The Veneer work end results

288 days ago by robscastle | 4 comments »

This session of my 2013 Inlay work is now complete. Here are the results I obtained. Ebony and Pine Veneer The ebony and pine I glued up did not match very well sawn into blocks so rather than waste it I just re sawed it into strips. Walnut Cherry Silky Oak and Pine Veneer. The Walnut Cherry Silky Oak and Pine was cut into 20 deg sections re glued and then re sawn.It produced a reasonable result however it had a few “mouse holes in it of which will need wood filler to ...

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