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by Fleming
Mon Jul 27, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Eagle in the Woods
Replies: 8
Views: 313

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: 702

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: 12
Views: 538

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: 7600

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
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Enjoy,
Paul Fleming
by Fleming
Sat Apr 18, 2020 12:17 am
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Serving tray with Blue Danube pattern
Replies: 16
Views: 1235

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: 935

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: 2120

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: 988

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: 1106

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-...
by Fleming
Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:54 pm
Forum: Aspire - Tips and Tricks
Topic: 3DClip
Replies: 5
Views: 1059

Re: 3DClip

Thanks for pointing that out. It answers why some of my exports didn't do what I thought they should :)

Paul
by Fleming
Mon Nov 11, 2019 1:47 am
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Sakura Barrette
Replies: 8
Views: 1184

Re: Sakura Barrette

BEAUTIFUL!

Where did you get the hardware?
by Fleming
Tue Oct 29, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Carved Oval Boxes - How to Make Them
Replies: 4
Views: 856

Re: Carved Oval Boxes - How to Make Them

It is included in a separate post. Let me know if you can't see it.
by Fleming
Tue Oct 29, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Carved Oval Boxes - How to Make Them
Replies: 4
Views: 856

Re: Carved Oval Boxes - How to Make Them

The floral pattern on the maple box is from Michael Tyler's Spring Wreath project - Thanks Michael!

Paul
by Fleming
Tue Oct 29, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: Aspire - Tips and Tricks
Topic: Carved Oval Boxes - How to Make Them
Replies: 4
Views: 1106

Carved Oval Boxes - How to Make Them

Here are the files I used for making the stave oval boxes. They are fun to make and once you make some become quick and easy!

Enjoy.
MAKING OVAL BOXES.pdf
PDF Explanation of Process
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SML Templates.crv
CRV files
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Note: This file is compressed in rar format. Rename it and decompress.
by Fleming
Tue Oct 29, 2019 10:17 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Carved Oval Boxes - How to Make Them
Replies: 4
Views: 856

Carved Oval Boxes - How to Make Them

On a recent visit to a Viking museum I was enchanted with some carved Tine boxes so I decided to try and make some myself. Here are some I have recently completed and if you would like to make some I have enclosed in a compressed rar file a VCarve file with templates for 3 different sizes and a PDF ...