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by sharkcutup
Sun Oct 25, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Preparing for Carving SKS Stock Replacement
Replies: 34
Views: 5394

Re: Preparing for Carving SKS Stock Replacement

Shark, Am I correct this is the second completely carved proto? Working on 3 different at once would tax my 3 working brain cells! :) (and my patience:) How does it feel? Congrats!! scott (still waiting to see how Thumbhole carves and feels! :) Yes, you are correct! The first was a full board carve...
by sharkcutup
Sat Oct 24, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Tool Data Base Not Updating
Replies: 4
Views: 215

Re: Tool Data Base Not Updating

You can bring the tool into the database for the information --- then create a new v-bit tool adding the information manually inputting the information gathered as a v-bit from the SC50 tool info then delete or leave(for the info only) the form tool (SC50). Not sure why whiteside has decided that th...
by sharkcutup
Fri Oct 23, 2020 3:30 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Text on tree of life vectors
Replies: 6
Views: 237

Re: Text on tree of life vectors

Tree of Life_Lauren.png
Like so???

Manually trimmed using trim tool for both top and bottom layers. Had to ungroup the tree of life vectors and the font vectors. Also Converted fonts to curves.

Sharkcutup
by sharkcutup
Tue Oct 20, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Impressive 4 year old Shark CNC
Replies: 1
Views: 297

Impressive 4 year old Shark CNC

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Very impressive machine after 4 years use and many projects.
3 1/4" diameter 1/8" thick ring cut from 3/4" premium pine board

Sharkcutup
by sharkcutup
Sun Oct 18, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Preparing for Carving SKS Stock Replacement
Replies: 34
Views: 5394

Re: Preparing for Carving SKS Stock Replacement

Optimized-Left Side.jpg
Optimized-Right Side.jpg
Optimized-Top View_Back.jpg
Optimized-Top View_Front.jpg
Laminated Monte Carlo SKS Gun Stock Prototype COMPLETE :) Carved out of Big Box Store Pine

Now to carve one out of Mahogany!

Sharkcutup
by sharkcutup
Sat Oct 17, 2020 4:53 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Open Vectors In The Design Will Not Weld
Replies: 20
Views: 729

Re: Open Vectors In The Design Will Not Weld

Happy to hear you are moving along with your project! :) Yup, the simulation preview is pretty darn accurate in showing what is going to occur with your carving. Just remember to use the correct post processor when saving your toolpaths because that can definitely make a difference in your carvings....
by sharkcutup
Sat Oct 17, 2020 2:47 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Open Vectors In The Design Will Not Weld
Replies: 20
Views: 729

Re: Open Vectors In The Design Will Not Weld

Celtic Weave (Pocketed .1875) 2.png
Same Preview only I cleanup edges of the weave

Sharkcutup
by sharkcutup
Sat Oct 17, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Open Vectors In The Design Will Not Weld
Replies: 20
Views: 729

Re: Open Vectors In The Design Will Not Weld

Celtic Weave (Pocketed .1875).png
Pocketed .1875 (3/16") Simulation Preview 6.0" by 6.0" Material .5" thick

Yes Martin54 that is the weave from the supplied clipart folder carved using VCarve Pro 10.507

Sharkcutup
by sharkcutup
Fri Oct 16, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Open Vectors In The Design Will Not Weld
Replies: 20
Views: 729

Re: Open Vectors In The Design Will Not Weld

You can also find the model in the clipart tab> Weaves
Celtic Weave (Cat Face).png
Model Carved in Oak (Preview Simulation)

Sharkcutup
by sharkcutup
Wed Oct 14, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: I’m new to vcarve pro need help
Replies: 4
Views: 189

Re: I’m new to vcarve pro need help

From the looks of the image posted there is a turtle model in the design. This would have to be set within the material first to determine where the final depth occurs for carving raised text. You would also need a vector of the turtle perimeter in order to carve the raised text without carving the ...
by sharkcutup
Tue Oct 13, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: New pocketing in 10.5
Replies: 10
Views: 652

Re: New pocketing in 10.5

Posting a diagram, image, .crv file posted here, more information as to what it is you are trying to accomplish is needed to avoid repetitive guessing.

Sharkcutup
by sharkcutup
Mon Oct 12, 2020 7:41 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Convert 2D to 3D
Replies: 29
Views: 1141

Re: Convert 2D to 3D

If you find my files useful I would definitely like to see what you have created using this technique either here on this thread or you can drop me a line at my website listed in the signature block below. Questions/comments/suggestions always welcome!!!!

Keep those chips a flying! 😉
Sharkcutup
by sharkcutup
Mon Oct 12, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Convert 2D to 3D
Replies: 29
Views: 1141

Re: Convert 2D to 3D

Here is the link to dropbox to download Navy Mustang Emblem.zip file https://www.dropbox.com/sh/gp0h7qy1ni3yldb/AADfrSIErR5CsiY1nZ1zsrw8a?dl=0 There are 2 versions available along with images included in .zip file Enjoy!!! :) Please Be sure to adjust Toolpaths and recalculate for your machine!!! Sha...
by sharkcutup
Mon Oct 12, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Convert 2D to 3D
Replies: 29
Views: 1141

Re: Convert 2D to 3D

Navy Mustang Emblem Version 2.png
Version as stated in previous post.

It can be also made with the approx. 1/4" raised border taking away the radiused edge. All depends on the individual's preference!

Sharkcutup
by sharkcutup
Mon Oct 12, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Convert 2D to 3D
Replies: 29
Views: 1141

Re: Convert 2D to 3D

Thank You Everyone for your comments/suggestions they are well taken and appreciated! Here is another version of the Navy Mustang Emblem with outer edge prepped. This can also be made where the text and stars are VCarved into outer perimeter rather than projected upward as they are in the image ther...