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by Les Barker
Wed Oct 28, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Having fun
Replies: 5
Views: 508

Re: Having fun

Had to smile, in these times we need to smile. I would have used Boris with appropiate logo. I am assuming the lighting is multi coloured.
Regards Les Barker
by Les Barker
Tue Oct 20, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Finishing....a question
Replies: 12
Views: 587

Re: Finishing....a question

Off the subject. Like Michael I like to remember the old times ( with a smile ) in the 60's I was an apprentice joiner and would collec off cut and make egg racks and have a local shop sell them, I could not keep up with orders, as Matin said I to was selling too cheap ( the shop was not ) thay were...
by Les Barker
Mon Sep 28, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: VCarve Lettering
Replies: 7
Views: 540

Re: VCarve Lettering

Martin is correct it depends on the finish you want, every one requires a different for what ever project they are working on. I tend to v-carve clean up and seal with sand/sealer apply one coat of varnish and paint text/logo's as required { any over spil can be wiped off } and two/three coats of va...
by Les Barker
Sun Jan 26, 2020 3:27 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: ,mantle pieces... request honest opinions?
Replies: 13
Views: 2060

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

Hello Jeut looked at your carving/painting, loks good to me. We all produce layouts as we like them and if you are happy thats what matters ( unless it's the wife ). The shadow and painting of the horse is realy good, the pease lillies look like the ones I grow. I find people on the forum don't crit...
by Les Barker
Sun Jan 05, 2020 3:37 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Happy Halloween! Spider on web
Replies: 15
Views: 10106

Re: Happy Halloween! Spider on web

Just found your spiders on web, I will try is as my 5year old grand daughter loves spiders and other bugs.
thanks for sharing.
by Les Barker
Sat Dec 14, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: School Proect
Replies: 5
Views: 788

Re: School Proect

without using angles, draw a triangle with a base of 12ins and a height of 12ins the diagnal is the length of one side. ie a base of 12ins and a length of the diagnal. Two this size and two with the sides reduced by 1/4ins each side should make a pyramid. brickwork ( blockwork) divide the diagnal by...
by Les Barker
Fri Dec 06, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: It's in the Dish
Replies: 10
Views: 1387

Re: It's in the Dish

Hi Have not been routing for long, but when producing my dishes I found removing large amounts of wood with a large cutter saved time and saves the small cutter.
by Les Barker
Fri Dec 06, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: Cut2D - General
Topic: The New Map Thread - Show us where you are in the world
Replies: 905
Views: 2522904

Re: The New Map Thread - Show us where you are in the world

Les Barker
Kingston upon Hull
East Riding of Yorkshire
England