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by MTSO
Tue Oct 15, 2019 3:09 am
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Beer Taps
Replies: 9
Views: 2148

Re: Beer Taps

Really nice man great detail with the vcarving.

regards

Brian
by MTSO
Sun Sep 22, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: A few projects
Replies: 8
Views: 1154

Re: A few projects

i was looking at the pictures and thought, that looks like rimu not looking at who posted them. i do like the end caps on the box and the table legs too. nice to see another kiwi making nice stuff.

regards

brian
by MTSO
Mon Aug 05, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: It Can't Be!!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 1316

Re: It Can't Be!!!!

Ted That's very interesting, I have often had frustration by watching the cutter repeat the "dead air" cuts while waiting for the depth repeat and wondered what could be done. You would think by just cutting the boundary as the slicing program does that it would have to take less time. Do you have t...
by MTSO
Fri May 24, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: latest presentation pieces
Replies: 3
Views: 1339

latest presentation pieces

Here are my latest presentation pieces. The clock mounting was to simulate a seasprite helicopter control panel with the visor.
The large block was to represent a hat badge.
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regards

Brian
by MTSO
Fri May 24, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Interesting job finally completed
Replies: 7
Views: 1618

Re: Interesting job finally completed

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by MTSO
Fri May 24, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Interesting job finally completed
Replies: 7
Views: 1618

Interesting job finally completed

About a year ago i was asked if i could help repair the fiberglass spitfire at work that was damaged by children swinging on the 20mm cannons. As i don't have a rotary axis i decided to do a sliced model, there was a hole through the middle 20mm that held a fiberglass rod that went into the wing. he...
by MTSO
Sun May 12, 2019 7:57 am
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Friday Pie Day
Replies: 9
Views: 1761

Re: Friday Pie Day

Hello everyone, thanks for the comments. "What type of paint do you use?" Just used acrylic paint, i think the key is sealing the sign in between the "colour" and the stain coat so as you can get the wiped effect. I can see a few more of these signs coming in the future for man caves i think. But th...
by MTSO
Sat May 11, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Friday Pie Day
Replies: 9
Views: 1761

Re: Friday Pie Day

As per usual i am a little eager with posting pictures, here is the final picture with the sign clear coated. The picture doesn't show how good it looks as it looks glossy with the final clear coat.
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regards

Brian
by MTSO
Sat May 11, 2019 2:50 am
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Friday Pie Day
Replies: 9
Views: 1761

Friday Pie Day

Hi everyone, Just made a sign for work as we have introduced a new Friday morning activity yum yum. The sign will be attached to a tray that you take to the different pie shops, SO maybe a bit of free advertising. I took inspiration on the finishing front from the latest Michael Tyler and am really ...
by MTSO
Wed Apr 24, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Coin holder and inlay
Replies: 8
Views: 1570

Re: Coin holder and inlay

So, Both of the pieces used on the coin holder are American oak, the base is burnt oak it is "cooked" in an oven and burnt all the way through interesting stuff. The base for the School to the skies is mahogany inlay-ed with Malaysian Kauri , school to skies is an program run by the Royal New Zealan...
by MTSO
Tue Apr 23, 2019 11:20 am
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Coin holder and inlay
Replies: 8
Views: 1570

Coin holder and inlay

He is a coin holder i made for a customer that wanted to be able to see both sides.
Also a v-carve inlay for a presentation block with some turbine vanes mounted on it.
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regards

Brian
by MTSO
Tue Feb 26, 2019 2:51 am
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Keepsake Box
Replies: 5
Views: 1581

Re: Keepsake Box

There upside down because your from down under!.........same thing happened to me apple IPhone is it.

don't worry, nice box though. What it the wood that you used?.

regards

Brian
by MTSO
Thu Oct 18, 2018 1:07 am
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: christmas wreath
Replies: 12
Views: 3809

Re: christmas wreath

There is a Christmas wreath in the Vectric newsletter issue 24 November 2011, its for aspire version 3.5 so I'm not sure if the current v carve pro version can do it?.

regards

Brian
by MTSO
Thu Sep 20, 2018 10:08 am
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: charity plaques
Replies: 2
Views: 1299

charity plaques

Here are some plaques that i have made for Blue September this is a awareness campaign for men's health month for prostate cancer. The Base health nurse approached me to see if my workshop could make some "cups". Well, that we couldn't do but I came up with these made at home. IMG_4188.jpg IMG_4193....
by MTSO
Fri Sep 07, 2018 3:57 am
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Simple MDF Sign with a bit of Class
Replies: 11
Views: 4299

Re: Simple MDF Sign with a bit of Class

Cheers Connor, your right a little variation in z can make a lot of work.

regards

Brian