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by Fleming
Sun Oct 04, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Totoro
Replies: 7
Views: 580

Re: Totoro

Beautiful work!!! I love the way cherry carves - I wish I had some large pieces of it!
by Fleming
Thu Sep 24, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Dressing Mirror
Replies: 26
Views: 1387

Re: Dressing Mirror

Beautiful work :D
by Fleming
Fri Sep 18, 2020 8:52 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Walking Stick Instructions
Replies: 9
Views: 574

Re: Walking Stick Instructions

Very kind of you to share your work and files. I look forward to making some!
by Fleming
Sun Sep 13, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Maple Oval Box Carved on Indexer
Replies: 7
Views: 1021

Re: Maple Oval Box Carved on Indexer

Thank you for the nice comments :D

Steve, my indexer is a "homemade" one that consists of a stepper motor linked to a step down transmission salvaged from a lab. It is able to handle 12" diameter and 44" of length and sits across the front of the CNC on the X axis.
by Fleming
Sat Sep 12, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Maple Oval Box Carved on Indexer
Replies: 7
Views: 1021

Maple Oval Box Carved on Indexer

Not all things produced on an indexer have to be round. This 9"L X 7"W X 5.5"H oval box was first created using stave construction out of maple. An Aspire rotary job was created and an oval based on the box dimensions was unwrapped. Then the William Morris fern design was overlaid on that. Since the...
by Fleming
Sat Aug 15, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: More Soapstone
Replies: 28
Views: 1109

Re: More Soapstone

Randall that is an awesome piece!
by Fleming
Mon Jul 27, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Eagle in the Woods
Replies: 11
Views: 671

Re: Eagle in the Woods

Very nice work.
Was the ash slab wet, air-dried, kiln-dried?
The reason I ask is I have a bunch of ash trees killed by a beetle infestation and I am trying to decide how best to process them so I can use on the CNC.

Thanks,
Paul
by Fleming
Fri Jul 24, 2020 12:46 am
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: More Nodes
Replies: 24
Views: 1117

Re: More Nodes

If you select the circle and choose the Fit Curves to Vectors, Straight Lines, and play with Tolerance you begin to accomplish your "goal" :D
by Fleming
Sat Jul 18, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Cargo Box for my new Electric Motorcycle
Replies: 25
Views: 1563

Re: Cargo Box for my new Electric Motorcycle

Nice piece of work. I just recently got an electric bike and have been thinking about making a carrier. Thanks for the inspiration.

Paul
by Fleming
Sun Apr 19, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: Calling all Vectricians for our COMPETITION - Operation SMILE
Replies: 55
Views: 8451

Re: Calling all Vectricians for our COMPETITION - Operation SMILE

Rock-It & Roll-It: A FAMILY GAME

Created this marble game for the granddaughter.
Driving the Ambulance to the Cure
Driving the Ambulance to the Cure
Helping Busy Bee
Helping Busy Bee
Directions and some construction notes:
ROCK&ROLL.pdf
Construction notes
(292.55 KiB) Downloaded 61 times
Enjoy,
Paul Fleming
by Fleming
Sat Apr 18, 2020 12:17 am
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Serving tray with Blue Danube pattern
Replies: 17
Views: 1766

Re: Serving tray with Blue Danube pattern

Love the way you mirrored the pattern from the plate to the wood. BEAUTIFUL.

Would love to have the pattern.
by Fleming
Sat Apr 11, 2020 8:59 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Warrior 1
Replies: 17
Views: 1229

Re: Warrior 1

Beautiful work Michael!
The carving shadows almost look as if undercut - did you do any hand undercutting?
by Fleming
Fri Feb 07, 2020 12:31 am
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Stained glass replica carving
Replies: 22
Views: 2546

Re: Stained glass replica carving

Awesome piece of work :D
by Fleming
Sun Dec 01, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Michael’s Steampunk Sleigh - my variant
Replies: 4
Views: 1104

Re: Michael’s Steampunk Sleigh - my variant

Love the sled and especially the nails :)

Now you need to figure out how to make the CNC put the nails in :lol:
by Fleming
Sun Dec 01, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: Aspire - Tips and Tricks
Topic: Carved Oval Boxes - How to Make Them
Replies: 4
Views: 1229

Re: Carved Oval Boxes - How to Make Them

For those who are interested in making the oval boxes like I show in http://forum.vectric.com/viewtopic.php?f=29&t=33155&p=240828#p240828 Fine Woodworking has now published a Design Click Build of my technique showing how to do it using Sketchup. https://www.finewoodworking.com/2019/11/20/designing-...