blue herron

This section is for useful tips and tricks for Aspire
Post Reply
stankern
Vectric Wizard
Posts: 532
Joined: Tue Nov 27, 2007 3:21 pm
Location: ontario canada

blue herron

Post by stankern »

I was asked about doing a more complex diagram ,so I picked a herron full size plan and did a trace into a *.dxf file
It did require some editing as I was a bit rushed

Attachments
pic.jpg
one.jpg
two.jpg

pops1964
Vectric Wizard
Posts: 322
Joined: Sun Jun 22, 2014 11:09 pm
Model of CNC Machine: shopbot buddy bt 32
Location: Michigan USA

Re: blue herron

Post by pops1964 »

Excellent piece and great finish . pop's
POPS1964
SHOPBOT Buddy BT-32

David Rueth
Vectric Apprentice
Posts: 52
Joined: Mon Mar 26, 2012 10:24 pm
Model of CNC Machine: Shark Pro Plus HD
Location: Langhorne PA. USA

Re: blue herron

Post by David Rueth »

Stankern

The bird looks almost alive. Great paint job and 3D modeling.

PaulRowntree
Vectric Wizard
Posts: 1687
Joined: Sun Oct 24, 2010 7:28 pm
Model of CNC Machine: homebuilt 4'x2' (Mach3+G540)
Location: Guelph, Ontario
Contact:

Re: blue herron

Post by PaulRowntree »

Stan, that is terrific! My eyes can't see so well ... is it full 3D ?
Paul Rowntree
WarpDriver, StandingWave, Topo and gadgets available at PaulRowntree.weebly.com

User avatar
rscrawford
Vectric Wizard
Posts: 968
Joined: Mon Jan 17, 2011 6:49 pm
Model of CNC Machine: CAMaster Cobra 408 ATC, ShopSabre IS408
Location: Wetaskiwin, Alberta
Contact:

Re: blue herron

Post by rscrawford »

Haha! You guys need to watch the video. The first picture is a beautifully (and skillfully!!) hand carved and painted Blue Heron.

The technique he is trying to show is digitizing a printed image so the vectors can be engraved with a cnc spindle, plasma, or laser.
Russell Crawford
http://www.cherryleaf-rustle.com

Post Reply