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by Beltramidave
Sat Jul 11, 2020 4:54 am
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Latest Cedar Sign
Replies: 7
Views: 229

Re: Latest Cedar Sign

A beautiful job Dave.....and so BIG! Would you mind walking through your cutting strategy/cutters/time please? Twice the size of my machine so just interested personally. Nice Looking Piece! :) :) scott Hey Scott- Nothing real exciting. I used a 1/2”EM for roughing and a 1/4” ballnose for finishing...
by Beltramidave
Fri Jul 10, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Latest Cedar Sign
Replies: 7
Views: 229

Latest Cedar Sign

Fun project made for brother in law. Made from glued up big box store 2x6 cedar and finished with spar urethane. Overall finished size is roughly 48"x30".
by Beltramidave
Fri Jul 10, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: New Project with J Tech 7 watt Laser & VCP 10.5
Replies: 3
Views: 208

Re: New Project with J Tech 7 watt Laser & VCP 10.5

What is the material thickness of these parts?
I see your profile shows a CNC Router Parts machine, is that what you have your laser on?
by Beltramidave
Wed Jul 08, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: Gadgets - User Submissions
Topic: Easy Cabinet Maker
Replies: 41
Views: 9036

Re: Easy Cabinet Maker

Still did not work for me.. Hi Dave, Tell me about your system and have you tried copying the gadget file directly to your Gadget folder and see if that works? you will need to open the zip file and find the EasyCabinetMaker7.2.lua file and copy it to the EasyCabinet folder. i.e. "C:\Users\Public\D...
by Beltramidave
Wed Jul 08, 2020 3:21 pm
Forum: Gadgets - User Submissions
Topic: Easy Cabinet Maker
Replies: 41
Views: 9036

Re: Easy Cabinet Maker

Still did not work for me..
by Beltramidave
Wed Jul 08, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: Gadgets - User Submissions
Topic: Easy Cabinet Maker
Replies: 41
Views: 9036

Re: Easy Cabinet Maker

I get a 'Failed to install' error when trying to install the latest version 7.1. I have changed the extension to .vgadget
by Beltramidave
Wed Mar 25, 2020 10:44 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Checkerboard
Replies: 14
Views: 622

Re: Checkerboard

BIgC - Here is a link to the product I used purchased from Menards. https://www.menards.com/main/paint/interior-paint-stain/polyurethane-clear-protective-finishes/oil-based-polyurethane/famowood-reg-glaze-coat-reg-clear-epoxy-kit/5050080/p-1444429570907-c-7966.htm Best to read the directions, but wi...
by Beltramidave
Wed Mar 25, 2020 12:28 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Checkerboard
Replies: 14
Views: 622

Re: Checkerboard

Thank you for all the comments, this was a fun project and I am glad to share it. Here is the file for the trim boards. I should have included it earlier. Nothing fancy. I used pine 1x6 boards for these and made them intentionally long to allow for trimming. As always, make sure to check toolpaths a...
by Beltramidave
Tue Mar 24, 2020 11:09 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Checkerboard
Replies: 14
Views: 622

Re: Checkerboard

BigC - Here is the .crv file. Let me know if that works for you.
by Beltramidave
Tue Mar 24, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Checkerboard
Replies: 14
Views: 622

Checkerboard

I 'cheaped' out on making a checkerboard as I didn't want to glue up material, so I took a piece of plywood and some pine boards and created this. I masked off the plywood and vcarved the grooves between the squares, then removed some of the mask and stained the appropriate squares. Then I sealed th...
by Beltramidave
Tue Mar 24, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Liberty Box
Replies: 14
Views: 653

Re: Liberty Box

Wow Doug, you are in a whole other league. Great job!
by Beltramidave
Mon Feb 10, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Mom's "Harley" Saga begins...
Replies: 28
Views: 1813

Re: Mom's "Harley" Saga begins...

I slathered up the piece with a thick coat of LinWax (Linseed oil/Beeswax 80/20) and it started at 4:30am....50% done now at 4 hours, BUT it's the first full piece, and has reached the full .46" Z height section, as well as the engine and the lettering(It WAS ahead of schedule at first..may be agai...
by Beltramidave
Mon Jan 27, 2020 12:47 pm
Forum: Gadgets - User Submissions
Topic: Easy Cabinet Maker
Replies: 41
Views: 9036

Re: Easy Cabinet Maker

Thanks Jim. Works as expected now.

A help file is always good, but then so is a quick tutorial video. Thanks again for your continued gadgets!
by Beltramidave
Sat Jan 25, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: Gadgets - User Submissions
Topic: Easy Cabinet Maker
Replies: 41
Views: 9036

Re: Easy Cabinet Maker

Euro hinge maker dialog box buttons not labeled or shown correctly. Latest version. Thanks for creating all of these gadgets.
by Beltramidave
Thu Jan 16, 2020 12:33 am
Forum: PhotoVCarve - Gallery
Topic: Newest carve
Replies: 9
Views: 3153

Re: Newest carve

Thank you, I wondered as I have used his technique in the past as well with good results. Great job!