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by Phil
Thu Apr 02, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Dutch Country Clock
Replies: 6
Views: 271

Re: Dutch Country Clock

Very nice. I made one of those a few years ago. Great project. I got many compliments. :)

Phil
by Phil
Tue Mar 31, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: New Zank Inlay 9x15 oval serving tray
Replies: 9
Views: 425

Re: New Zank Inlay 9x15 oval serving tray

Beautiful! :D :D :D

Phil
by Phil
Sun Mar 29, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: V Grove Fold joint
Replies: 18
Views: 568

Re: V Grove Fold joint

When the miter fold cut is made obviously you need to leave some material to hold the wood together. How much material should be left?

Phil
by Phil
Sun Mar 29, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: Pitch Pocket/Mineral Streak in Hard Maple
Replies: 2
Views: 218

Re: Pitch Pocket/Mineral Streak in Hard Maple

Fill it with a patch of the same species and vcarve a few stitches into the wound area. :)

Phil
by Phil
Thu Mar 26, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: Aspire - Tips and Tricks
Topic: Oak Tree
Replies: 6
Views: 276

Re: Oak Tree

bbiehl wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 4:19 pm
Acrylics, using a small paint brush. Took a couple of hours.
And a lot of patience I am sure.

Phil
by Phil
Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: Material for a vacuum table
Replies: 3
Views: 231

Material for a vacuum table

I plan to build this vacuum table. http://cncshark.com/downloads/vacuumtable.pdf. I have some sign foam leftover from a job. Would sign foam be a suitable material for a vacuum table?

Phil
by Phil
Wed Mar 25, 2020 1:56 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: We Will Do This
Replies: 22
Views: 743

Re: We Will Do This

Nice, thanks for the file. My wife is involved with a group in our community making cotton masks to donate. :)

Phil
by Phil
Wed Mar 25, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: Aspire - Tips and Tricks
Topic: Oak Tree
Replies: 6
Views: 276

Re: Oak Tree

Great job. How did you do the colors? Paint, inlay, epoxy?

Phil
by Phil
Wed Mar 25, 2020 1:50 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: Chess set files
Replies: 2
Views: 290

Re: Chess set files

The site also has files for a few other projects including a vacuum table. I'm going to make the vacuum table and I'll post my results.

Phil
by Phil
Sun Mar 22, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Faceshield design if anyone wants.
Replies: 37
Views: 1140

Re: Faceshield design if anyone wants.

Well said, Ted. I agree 100%. Keep politics out of this little peaceful island.

Phil
by Phil
Sat Mar 21, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: Hoping the Vectric Folks are well
Replies: 2
Views: 220

Hoping the Vectric Folks are well

The news about the coronavirus in the US focuses on the problems we a dealing with at home. We hear little more than the statistics in other countries. I'll admit that I have not tried to find information on other countries. I am trying not to obsess and get stressed. Here life as usual is almost at...
by Phil
Thu Mar 19, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: Aspire - Tips and Tricks
Topic: Accessing Clipart
Replies: 2
Views: 163

Re: Accessing Clipart

That's helpful, I've used that option but it's still a small window. It's always good to have options for working with software. I wanted to share an option that I have found very manageable.

Phil
by Phil
Thu Mar 19, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: Aspire - Tips and Tricks
Topic: Accessing Clipart
Replies: 2
Views: 163

Accessing Clipart

Clicking on the clipart option in Aspire brings up a menu with small thumbnails. When the folder has many items it can be awkward to navigate through the images. As shown in the attachment I have my clipart folders along the left side of the desktop. I've adjusted my Aspire window so that the folder...
by Phil
Thu Mar 19, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: VCarve - Gallery
Topic: Idle Hands...
Replies: 14
Views: 547

Re: Idle Hands...

:D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D

Phil