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by Bob Jr
Tue Jan 05, 2021 4:14 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: PM&T Treasure Box
Replies: 8
Views: 577

Re: PM&T Treasure Box

Thank you OT,
Beki's project I'm referring to is her world famous Christmas Beer Caddy: https://www.vectric.com/vectric-communi ... sBeerCaddy
Her project has been the source of much inspiration and entertainment for me...and for a bunch of students!
Bob
by Bob Jr
Sat Dec 12, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Winter Swirly thing
Replies: 9
Views: 738

Re: Winter Swirly thing

Thanks Tex,
When my group makes these next week, I'll mention your ideas to them.
Bob
by Bob Jr
Wed Dec 09, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: PM&T Treasure Box
Replies: 8
Views: 577

Re: PM&T Treasure Box

I try not to overthink a process, therefore I designed for .5 plywood and used the less-than-.5 ply for the projects. The most planning I did was to move the mortises a little bit closer to the part they were connecting. This allowed for more wedge power. For these projects I preferred to work with ...
by Bob Jr
Tue Dec 08, 2020 5:28 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Free Slot together Christmas tree
Replies: 18
Views: 1100

Re: Free Slot together Christmas tree

Thank you for the files, Bill. It's a nice clean looking design. Your tree looks fresh from the forest!
This looks like a great project to try.
Bob
by Bob Jr
Sun Dec 06, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Wood Piston and Conrod
Replies: 11
Views: 535

Re: Wood Piston and Conrod

I like it!
Nice job. I can't wait to see the completed engine.
Bob
by Bob Jr
Fri Dec 04, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: Design
Replies: 5
Views: 415

Re: Design

Maggi,
It's starting to evolve...or mutate, depending upon your point of view.
Bob
mosaik2.jpg
by Bob Jr
Fri Dec 04, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: Design
Replies: 5
Views: 415

Re: Design

Thank you Maggi.
Now I just need to give it a logical label so I can find it when I need it.
Bob
by Bob Jr
Fri Dec 04, 2020 1:47 am
Forum: VCarve - Tips and Tricks
Topic: Radius Guide
Replies: 3
Views: 370

Re: Radius Guide

Charlie,
I like the idea.
Thank you for the file.
Bob
by Bob Jr
Thu Dec 03, 2020 1:35 am
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Slotted birdhouse
Replies: 3
Views: 330

Re: Slotted birdhouse

Thank you for the comments.
by Bob Jr
Tue Dec 01, 2020 1:54 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Cedar Candle Lanterns Went from one to 4 at a time!
Replies: 1
Views: 142

Re: Cedar Candle Lanterns Went from one to 4 at a time!

Mark,
Nice design, and well made. I really like those pegged joints!
Bob
by Bob Jr
Mon Nov 30, 2020 5:54 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Cutting/fitting slots
Replies: 1
Views: 161

Re: Cutting/fitting slots

p,
Here's a pretty good place to start: https://ugm.vectric.com/session/zoo-top ... -furniture
Bob
by Bob Jr
Sat Nov 28, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Wedged Mortis and Tenon Birdfeeder.
Replies: 3
Views: 297

Re: Wedged Mortis and Tenon Birdfeeder.

Thanks Dave. This is a prototype made from .5" sanded HD plywood. (I use HD because they have a panel saw, and rough cut the 4' by 8' panels to fit into my jeep.) The "production" model will be made from an exterior ply, or siding. I can't use pressure treated material for this. We could also use a ...
by Bob Jr
Sat Nov 28, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Wedged Mortis and Tenon Birdfeeder.
Replies: 3
Views: 297

Wedged Mortis and Tenon Birdfeeder.

These WM&T joints are a lot of fun to make and use. The home schooled future woodworking students are also having fun making these and decorating them. Note: The model-bird is not included with these kits. Students are responsible for attracting and feeding their own birds. Also note: The model-bird...
by Bob Jr
Sat Nov 28, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Slotted birdhouse
Replies: 3
Views: 330

Slotted birdhouse

The latest project for home schooled students: The Wedged Mortise and Tenon Birdhouse. bird.jpg The house will be made from exterior grade plywood, and coated with exterior latex paint. No pressure treated plywood. The lovely model-bird is not included in the final product. Students will need to pro...
by Bob Jr
Wed Nov 25, 2020 5:36 am
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Winter Swirly thing
Replies: 9
Views: 738

Re: Winter Swirly thing

Woo Hoo!
Thank you for the update, Tex.
You made my day. It's really fun to see results of file sharing.
Bob