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    Hi folks.....

    Here's a 360-pieces puzzle that's just about as intricate as I can cut 'em. It's an ideal calendar picture with lots of little images within in. I have sharpened the photos below to try to allow you to see the piece outlines as much as possible. I have flipped the back of the picture so it fits with the front.

    This one is cut from 1/4" oak plywood from Wildwood Designs. It's easy to cut and quite strong, but you can see from the back that occasionally it will chip slightly. My final Christmas card puzzles (I have 81 done) are made from this oak.

    Have phun.........Carter

  • #2
    very nice and very delicate looking Carter, looks like it was a work of passion
    Daryl S. Walters Psycotic scroller with a DeWalt 788


    • #3
      WOW....That is impressive!!! Great work Carter! I tried to do some freehand cutting last night....and made a bunch of sawdust and not much else!!!



      • #4
        ahh....lost for words, wow .....seems to sum it up.

        I actually tried my first puzzle cut the other day, the only way i could get a piece to lock in was to use

        I will try again oh great puzzle master.....
        Pete Ripaldi

        "Insert Clever Tag Line Here..."


        • #5
          Spectacular, Carter, maybe even the best yet!

          Not too many chips, really. You could peel off a layer from some scrap, and for each patch, cut the patch and the puzzle piece together for the best fit, sort of like laying carpet. Then glue on the patch and trim with the saw.



          • #6
            Another wonderful piece Carter. I love the overall picture. You have forgotten to tell us a very important piece of information! How big is the finished piece?
            Thanks for sharing


            • #7
              That's one heck of a puzzle, I'd hate to be the one assembling that. Congratulations on another great puzzle.
              Jeff Powell


              • #8
                Picture size

                Marsha, most of my pictures for puzzles come from calendars. The finished puzzles are roughly 11 x 13".

                Pete, you're right. The few chips are so small they're of no concern. Most all of them are caused by some errant movement on my part while cutting.

                Thanks for your nice comments. They make it all worthwhile.



                • #9

                  Another first class job. You just keep getting better and better with these.
                  aka Pop's Shop
                  Life isn't about waiting for the storm to's about learning to dance in the rain!.


                  • #10
                    Hi Carter
                    All I can say is WOW

                    Delta P-20 & Q-3

                    I wondered why the baseball was getting bigger. Then it hit me!


                    • #11
                      Fantastic Carter!~!!!!!




                      • #12
                        Hi Carter,
                        Jeepers Whiz what can we say! Keep it up!


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