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    this was a task , im not happy with the choice of wood, but happy with the end results, this was from a pattern by jacob fowler, i finally got flying dutchman blades and what a difference , i want to do one like this in curly maple, any tips using this type of wood , like is it hard to scroll, will the blades have a tendency to follow the curl, what blades would be best? etc.

  • #2
    I don't have any tips for you, but this piece is beautiful - nice job!

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    • #3
      thank you , it came out great even with all the mistakes , cant wait to get my new tri-focals that was rough on the eyes

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      • #4
        Looking good, Lefty!

        Paul
        www.flicker.com/photos/woodworks44224

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        • #5
          Nice work I always use prirals on fretwork only because you don't have to turn the wood also you can use them like a mini sander if you miss a little of the line.Jerry
          Don't worry be scrolling

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          • #6
            Very nice cutting of an intricate pattern. Remember, only you will see the mistakes. Thanks for sharing.

            george
            A day without sawdust is a day without sunshine.
            George

            delta 650, hawk G426

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            • #7
              Lefty - you shouldn't have any trouble working with curly maple. Just keep the speed down and your choice of FD UR blades keep you straight and clean.

              Great cutting
              Fred
              aka Pop's Shop
              Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass...it's about learning to dance in the rain!.

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              • #8
                Really nice work Lefty. But when you say "thank you , it came out great even with all the mistakes" let's refer to those actions as "minor adjustments" LOL

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