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    Not so much for bragging, but to see if I can get the hang of re-sizing my photos to fit the restraints of this site. Although, the Ferris Wheel did take most of the winter to finish.
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    Buzz
    We Danes are very even tempered. We're always mad about something!

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    Well done, Buzz. You've mastered re-sizing photographs and attaching them to your posts and you've shown us a very impressive project into the bargain .

    I wouldn't have the patience to cut something as spectacular as that.

    Gill
    There is no opinion, however absurd, which men will not readily embrace as soon as they can be brought to the conviction that it is readily adopted.
    (Schopenhauer, Die Kunst Recht zu Behalten)

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    • #3
      That's great Buzz. I admire your skill and patience..

      Is the wheel powered?

      Ian
      Ian

      Scrolling with a Dewalt 788

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      • #4
        WOW, very impressive and you should brag about it.
        Mike

        Making sawdust with a Dremel 1680.
        www.picturetrail.com/naturephotos

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        • #5
          Good job, you have the patience of Job.

          Hmm makes more sense when it is spoken.

          Great work!
          CAЯL HIRD-RUTTEЯ
          "proud member of the best scroll sawing forum on the net."
          Ryobi SC180VS scroll saw EX21

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          • #6
            Nice job on that Buzz. I like the color you added, haven't seen that done before with that pattern.
            Kevin
            Scrollsaw Patterns Online
            Making holes in wood with an EX-30, Craftsman 16" VS, Dremel 1680 and 1671

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            • #7
              well you should brag....great job.......

              i couldn't hold still that long to even try that....
              Pete Ripaldi

              ---------------------------------
              "Insert Clever Tag Line Here..."

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              • #8
                sawdustus of hiawatha

                Buzz,

                That is spectacular!!! You should be jumping for joy. You have more patience than I do. Thanks for showing it.
                A day without sawdust is a day without sunshine.
                George

                delta 650, hawk G426

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                • #9
                  Buzz, you should be proud, very nice work.

                  Bob
                  Delta P-20 & Q-3

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

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                  • #10
                    Great job Buzz!! You've got a lot to brag about on that one!
                    Thanks for sharing!!!
                    Bill

                    DeWalt 788



                    aut viam inveniam aut faciam

                    God gives us only what we can handle.. Apparently God thinks I am one tough cookie.....

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                    • #11
                      Ferris Wheel

                      Thanks to all for your kind comments and yes, the wheel is powered. The alignment during construction is extremely important as it doesn't take much misalignment to lock up the bushings. It turns about 3 RPM. I have other projects I'll post because I am impressed with the design and think they are very impressive.
                      Buzz
                      We Danes are very even tempered. We're always mad about something!

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                      • #12
                        Painting

                        Jediscroller: Painting projects isn't too bad a job. I am also into model making and own several air brushes. These make the painting a lot easier and gives a much better job than brushes and spray cans. You have more detail control with air brushes.
                        Buzz
                        Buzz
                        We Danes are very even tempered. We're always mad about something!

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                        • #13
                          FANTASTIC!!

                          Betty
                          Betty

                          "Congress needs to realize it is a government of the people, by the people and for the people. Not of the people, by the people and for Congress." - Dr. Benjamin Carson, Pediatric Neurosurgeon, Johns Hopkins Hospital

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                          • #14
                            What a cool ferris wheel Buzz!
                            -- Rick --

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                            • #15
                              I love those things! Nice work!

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