LumberJocks

Barnsley Reproduction Build #3: Laying out Chip Carving

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by stevo_wis posted 11-05-2014 09:32 PM 1186 reads 0 times favorited 0 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 2: Preparing the Legs Part 3 of Barnsley Reproduction Build series Part 4: Starting Chip Carving »

My next task is to chip carve the bevels on the four legs. The diamonds are 1 1/64 across the diagonals. The 1/64 was needed to ensure that the top and the bottom were a half diamond. Since the carved area is 25 3/8 long, by carving 25 diamonds each a little over 1” I avoided a partial diamond.

I printed the pattern and glued the paper on to the legs and plan on just carving through. Since my printer can only print up to 11 inches, each pattern was made of three pieces. I enlisted my wife to help cut and paste the patterns onto the 2 areas on each leg. Next is to start carving in the next post.

-- Stevo



0 comments so far

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

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

HomeRefurbers.com