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by scottp55
Mon Jul 06, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: House sign in HDPE
Replies: 5
Views: 129

Re: House sign in HDPE

Congrats to both of you Bill :)
(Your little curlicues cut a lot like some wrought iron fancy blacksmith work I've seen:)
scott
by scottp55
Thu Jul 02, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Azteca Star Wars Guitar
Replies: 11
Views: 531

Re: Azteca Star Wars Guitar

I don't know Anything about guitars, but for a salad bowl and a cell phone....
Sounds pretty good to me! :)
scott
by scottp55
Wed Jul 01, 2020 7:15 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Low quality v-carve
Replies: 16
Views: 489

Re: Low quality v-carve

Welcome!!
Depending on moisture SYP varies wildy....hoping you can give more info for people who cut it!
Only thing I get up here is KD dimensioned...and because of chems I avoid it.
Try not to machine it if treated..wicked reaction here:(
DO NOT get much untreated here:(
by scottp55
Wed Jul 01, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Doing a couple of Zank inlays
Replies: 3
Views: 197

Re: Doing a couple of Zank inlays

Going to try a 30Engraving with .005" flat next Bob...I'll post....
Yours look good!! :)
by scottp55
Wed Jul 01, 2020 6:41 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Green door with Celtic trim
Replies: 6
Views: 213

Re: Green door with Celtic trim

Ya got a 7 month Winter, ya got to make some fancy carvings around the kitchen stove to make outhouse better:)) Gotta get Some inspiration while looking at the Sears catalog:) Ya gotta chance to be better than the next 600 acre Irish land grant:) Best I heard was a grand-uncle..who skipped the hundr...
by scottp55
Wed Jul 01, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Green door with Celtic trim
Replies: 6
Views: 213

Re: Green door with Celtic trim

Phil, PLEASE don't take this the wrong way, but I'd go into Yankee Gingerbread houses at the turn of last century....And the old lady (my dad's mom) that was from an original O'Donnelly Sargeant's land ( went from river to beyond ridge to US(colony) border)grant. (officers got 1,200 acres on the Nor...
by scottp55
Sun Jun 28, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Millennium Falcon Cribbage board
Replies: 5
Views: 290

Re: Millennium Falcon Cribbage board

You made the right decision not to paint that Walnut:)
Good job on those!
scott
by scottp55
Sun Jun 28, 2020 2:05 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Sandpaper grits...now the same on the pond:)
Replies: 28
Views: 1128

Re: Sandpaper grits...now the same on the pond:)

Funny how threads morph. Glad to know there ARE quiet air compressors! My 220v/14amp/30 gallon Delta...usually causes a Jump and "What the He** was THAT?" When cutting on table saw, it 5 feet behind me...it's kicked on...and after bp lowers....I reset my cut :) Lowered my tank pressure to 60psi inst...
by scottp55
Sat Jun 27, 2020 12:41 am
Forum: VCarve - Tips and Tricks
Topic: .crv to .dxf
Replies: 6
Views: 274

Re: .crv to .dxf

No problem:)
You should have seen how much help I needed when I first started! :D
by scottp55
Sat Jun 27, 2020 12:21 am
Forum: VCarve - Tips and Tricks
Topic: .crv to .dxf
Replies: 6
Views: 274

Re: .crv to .dxf

Simply select all vectors(G roup if you want),then under File tab....Export as any format listed.
.DXF.jpg
Likewise, use the Import, to bring it into a new project.
Vectors Horse 26june20.dxf
(1.32 MiB) Downloaded 15 times
scott
by scottp55
Fri Jun 26, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Law Enforcement Thin Blue Line Flag Carving
Replies: 7
Views: 340

Re: Law Enforcement Thin Blue Line Flag Carving

Yes, I'd have to agree a 2D flag would be much easier for a Newbie that we all once were. Musta been insufficiently caffeinated, but Did remember seeing the Thin Blue Line model:) 2D is much better for getting the "Feel" of your machine.... And the file is from here and free...which means you can ei...
by scottp55
Fri Jun 26, 2020 1:14 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Law Enforcement Thin Blue Line Flag Carving
Replies: 7
Views: 340

Re: Law Enforcement Thin Blue Line Flag Carving

Just going to mention that you'll probably want to do a 3D? There's going to be a fair amount of suggestions, but here's one; https://3dwave.org/product-category/military/police/page/3/ (There are 27 "Police" models) Ted posted a "wavy" American flag for free use here...I'll have to hunt for it tomo...
by scottp55
Wed Jun 24, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: 10.5 is COMING SOON - Watch this space
Replies: 77
Views: 4254

Re: 10.5 is COMING SOON - Watch this space

Nope Mike.....THAT would take a literate Wife or SO :D Context is All! I have G-mail trying to correct my grammar....Ain't going to fly!! (as soon as this computer illiterate can figure out how to shut it of in GMail:) Oh...VERY sorry to here about the CNC move Mike....Water cooled spindle and Tinys...
by scottp55
Wed Jun 24, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Rare Book Display Stand for College Library
Replies: 16
Views: 1298

Re: Rare Book Display Stand for College Library

What a true honor to the piece 4D to hold an original Wright!!! :) :) From reading his "Acolytes" description of "Falling Waters" process of drawing.. "Done in the day before they arrived...all I did was sharpen pencils all day" (heavily para-phrased) I admired him enough to order his "Usonian" hous...
by scottp55
Wed Jun 24, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: 10.5 is COMING SOON - Watch this space
Replies: 77
Views: 4254

Re: 10.5 is COMING SOON - Watch this space

4D....at least it don't correct my Maine vernacular yet...Eh?
(Sorry about the "Eh"....never noticed it very much further 1,000 miles than my grandmother's NB birthplace(Perth/Andover), but has made it to border Maine and along the True "Downeast") :)
(Tech spellcheck would be nice) :) :)