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spunwood

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1122 days ago

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I’d like to make a wine balancer with a wavy wood pattern, or at least wavy in the center.

That would mean making three identical wavy cuts, and possibly one really thin piece.

Do we have a tutorial here on how to cut identical wavy pieces?

Is this project too challenging? Should I start with something else, like practicing cutting boards
(weaves, tumbling blocks, wavy boards, or the wood whisperer’s tutorial)

Should I practice some inlay first…my guess is that inlay is more difficult, no?

Brandon

-- I came, I was conquered, I was born again. ἵνα ὦσιν ἓν


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#1 posted 1122 days ago

Cut your first piece free hand on the band saw. Set up a guide point for the thickness you want and follow the guide point with your pattern piece.

-- Carpenter assembles with hands, Designer builds with brains, Artist creates with heart!

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#2 posted 1122 days ago

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rance

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#3 posted 1122 days ago

Try: DeGoose's Chess board and Mary Anne's Wild 'n' Crazy two-tone board

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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learnin2do

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#4 posted 1122 days ago

something like this… only with a drum?http://lumberjocks.com/
i probably didn’t do that right
http://lumberjocks.com/projects/45385

-- christine

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spunwood

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#5 posted 1122 days ago

Great. Thanks, I’ll look into them all.

Papadan, I am not really sure what you mean. Do you have any pictures?

-- I came, I was conquered, I was born again. ἵνα ὦσιν ἓν

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spunwood

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#6 posted 1122 days ago

Hey these links are grea!

-- I came, I was conquered, I was born again. ἵνα ὦσιν ἓν

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#7 posted 1122 days ago

Or you could possibly follow this blog series.

And see how that works for you…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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