• We invite you to join UKWorkshop.
    Members can turn off viewing Ads!

Looks so easy

UKworkshop.co.uk

Help Support UKworkshop.co.uk:

RobinBHM

Established Member
Joined
17 Sep 2011
Messages
5,125
Reaction score
649
Location
Wst Sussex
I would never be able to do that.

freehand with a router is really difficult -the cutter always wants to push sideways.

note the usual lack of safety -no guard on saw!
 

Trevanion

Greatest Of All Time
Joined
29 Jul 2018
Messages
3,775
Reaction score
572
Location
Pembrokeshire
Neat! I particularly liked the jeweling (Never heard it called Engine Turning :|) he did on the letters with that weird little bolt-in-a-rag-thingymadoodad. Amazed he didn't snap that teenie tiny Dremel router bit when it snatched and the number three too.

No guard on the mitre saw even gives me the heebie-jeebies, the number of times I bump into the guard on my saw with an offcut or my hand I couldn't trust myself to have it removed.
 

Garno

Grumpy Old Git
Joined
21 Oct 2017
Messages
1,348
Reaction score
312
Location
Dronfield
RobinBHM":3sp5xfps said:
I would never be able to do that.

freehand with a router is really difficult -the cutter always wants to push sideways.

note the usual lack of safety -no guard on saw!
I couldn't even write that neat on paper let alone do it on wood :shock:

Finished result did look good though.
 

AndyT

Established Member
Joined
24 Jul 2007
Messages
12,030
Reaction score
499
Location
Bristol
Very impressive, especially the way he drew those numbers freehand.
If I had only seen the finished result, I would have taken it for hand carved.
 

thetyreman

Established Member
Joined
4 Mar 2016
Messages
3,130
Reaction score
320
Location
North West
I like that, he most definitely does make it look easy, there is an art to this kind of thing, proportions need to be spot on.
 

Latest posts

Top