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by mickecarlsson
Wed Jul 01, 2020 6:59 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Doing a couple of Zank inlays
Replies: 3
Views: 239

Re: Doing a couple of Zank inlays

Plenty of details on Tinkerbell, looks great.
by mickecarlsson
Mon Jun 29, 2020 7:20 am
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: 10.5 is COMING SOON - Watch this space
Replies: 88
Views: 5384

Re: 10.5 is COMING SOON - Watch this space

That is cool.
by mickecarlsson
Tue Jun 23, 2020 8:50 am
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Gentlemans Valet Box - my version
Replies: 1
Views: 216

Gentlemans Valet Box - my version

A colleague I have worked with for 17 years retired from the company, As he is an avid boat guy I decided to do the Gentleman’s Valet Box for him. To make the box more personal I added his name to the front of the box and engraved a small text inside the box. The wood I used was teak and for the lid...
by mickecarlsson
Mon Jun 01, 2020 5:27 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Project you're proudest of ???
Replies: 23
Views: 945

Re: Project you're proudest of ???

The Porsche crest that I made for a friend.
by mickecarlsson
Fri May 29, 2020 6:30 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Cryptex
Replies: 20
Views: 852

Re: Cryptex

Amazing. Doing a Cryptex is on my bucket list. I have the plans and I have transferred some of the plans to Aspire. Now I need to set aside some time to finish that. Mike, where did you get the plans? Phil I got them from a gentleman on Internet, he had done a Cryptex in steel and aluminum. I maile...
by mickecarlsson
Thu May 28, 2020 7:24 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Cryptex
Replies: 20
Views: 852

Re: Cryptex

Amazing. Doing a Cryptex is on my bucket list.
I have the plans and I have transferred some of the plans to Aspire.
Now I need to set aside some time to finish that.
by mickecarlsson
Tue Apr 28, 2020 8:10 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: text not in correct place in viewer
Replies: 8
Views: 569

Re: text not in correct place in viewer

I just loaded the file into Mach3, and also noted the offset in that software. It might not be an issue, it might just the way the toolpath display in different previews. I
by mickecarlsson
Tue Apr 28, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: text not in correct place in viewer
Replies: 8
Views: 569

Re: text not in correct place in viewer

I just tested the file in UCCNC and I also noted the slight offset. So I did a rectangle around the material and used the same tool to do a pocket. I saved the two toolpaths into one and loaded that into UCCNC.. Now it looked OK. I then changed the material setup to have the XY datum set in center, ...
by mickecarlsson
Sat Mar 28, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Rocking Horse
Replies: 11
Views: 742

Re: ROCKING HORSE

WOW. Amazing. Thanks for sharing.
by mickecarlsson
Tue Feb 11, 2020 6:28 am
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Owl in a branch
Replies: 15
Views: 1364

Re: Owl in a branch

That is beautiful.
by mickecarlsson
Fri Jan 24, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: The Pan Pacific Nixie Clock
Replies: 4
Views: 680

Re: The Pan Pacific Nixie Clock

Three more pictures
by mickecarlsson
Fri Jan 24, 2020 7:23 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: The Pan Pacific Nixie Clock
Replies: 4
Views: 680

The Pan Pacific Nixie Clock

I was inspired by this project http://www.badnixie.com/The_PanPacific.html and as I had a couple of Nixie tubes laying around, brass, Teak, CNC and Vectric Aspire I went to work. I purchased a clock kit from https://www.pvelectronics.co.uk/ and assemblied that. As I now had the size of the pcb for t...
by mickecarlsson
Mon Jan 20, 2020 6:26 am
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: ,mantle pieces... request honest opinions?
Replies: 13
Views: 1587

Re: ,mantle pieces... request honest opinions?

They look great. Nice paint job.
by mickecarlsson
Sat Jan 04, 2020 9:10 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: diamond drag bit question
Replies: 43
Views: 3450

Re: diamond drag bit question

Set spindle speed to 0? Just a guess, I have not tested it (yet).
by mickecarlsson
Thu Jan 02, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: Aspire - Tips and Tricks
Topic: a farmer request for a warning gate
Replies: 8
Views: 1819

Re: a farmer request for a warning gate

Made this for a friend