Carved Tudor Rose

Butt jointed (no tongues or biscuits) well seasoned knotty pine
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Marking out guide for Rose design
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Starting in, must have tea…
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Fleshed out.
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Did not have the right carving gouges for this size work
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Stopped project to make some better size gouges…
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3 sepals left to go
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36″ o/d x 1.75″ thick. 120+ hours.
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Enjoyed those little sepals
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Boss in centre is for a light pattress (it’s a ceiling rose)
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knoba - Carved Tudor Rose

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Danish oiled then wire wool and waxed
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Turned magnetic Beech fixing covers
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On my ceiling, sub rosa
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Colron – Danish Oil, Wire wool & Finishing wax

Pfeil – Carving tools

knoba – Carved picture frame

knoba – Carving gouges

knoba – Gym mirror

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Rlc switches

Resistor, Capacitor & Inductor selector switches
knoba - Rlc switches

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1p12t rotary switches, dupont clone connectors for breadboarding
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Link to cad file below
knoba - Rlc switches

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knoba – Rlc switches – Facia – 2017.dxf

knoba – Electronics workbench

knoba – Breadboard Patch-leads & Peripherals

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Carving gouges

Started off with 6 rust pitted Firmers & a double bevel.
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5 straight flute carving gouges.
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Steel courtesy of; Addis, Ward & Payne, Record, Sorby, Belle, Brades (many thanks).
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Fishtail spoon gouge
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Required some re-forging, shaping, polishing, hardening, tempering, pickling, re-polishing & stropping
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Reverse bevel straight gouge
knoba - Carving gouges

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From double bevel; (as with all others) required shaping, polishing, hardening, tempering, pickling, re-polishing & stropping
knoba - Carving gouges

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Reverse bevel straight gouge for doing inside socket of mortise gauge (for example)
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Diamond hone for soles
knoba - Carving gouges

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Newly turned handles and ferrules. Danish oiled & waxed.
knoba - Carving gouges

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Shaped a slip stone for carving chisels including “V” gouges
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knoba - Carving gouges

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knoba – Tool tang drill bit

knoba – Spur drive

knoba – Head knives

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Tool tang drill bit

Almost any steel will do. 7mm o/d, 2 straight flutes, 1/4″ increment depth marks
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Used in lathe, with new handles. Enlarge to fit individuals tangs…
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4° included taper (as per machine taper)
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Can easily remove shank for re-tempering. Link to CAD file below
knoba - Tool tang drill bit

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Wiki – Machine taper

knoba – Tool Tang Drill Bit – 2017.dxf

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Chop saw mitre framing jig

Easy to make (ply & baton) checks accuracy of chopsaw 90° cut
knoba - Chop saw mitre framing jig

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1 joint 1 cut, or, 2 joints 1 cut…
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Perfect.
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Link to CAD file below
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knoba – Chop Saw Mitre Framing Jig – 2017.dxf

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Carved picture frame

Inner panel was gifted to me, so made this frame for it…
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Frame is 13×12″, Sycamore maple, walnut oil & beeswax finish
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4mm Rosewood dowels in mitres. Carved in a celtic style.
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Wood-database.com – Sycamore Maple

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Plywood picture frame

1″ thick x 19″ o/d, “Far Eastern Plywood”, waxed.
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Picture & 4mm glass is about 300mm square.
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knoba - plywood picture frame

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Wenban Smith – Far Eastern Plywood

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