Welcome to the Woodcarving Illustrated Message Board, an online wood carving forum community where you can join thousands of carvers from around the world discussing all things related to carving. To gain full access to the message board you must register for a free account. As a registered member you will be able to:
  • Browse over 90,000 posts.
  • Communicate privately with other carvers from around the world.
  • Post your own photos or view from 3,500 user submitted images.
  • Gain access to exclusive wood carving promotions offered by Wood Carving Illustrated and Fox Chapel Publishing.
All this and much more is available to you absolutely free when you register for an account, so sign up today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact the Woodcarving Illustrated Message Board's Support Team.

Go Back   Woodcarving Illustrated Message Board > Wood Carving > General Wood Carving
Connect with Facebook

American Science & Surplus
General Wood Carving

Reply
Share Thread:
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 02-02-2010, 11:47 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 2
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Question Home made 3d pantograph

HI! I would like some feed back on this machine. These took a couple of days and lots of trial and error but here it is. great for lots of work up to 5/8 thick, it has a lot of potential smooth x,y,z motion. It is begin to be put to good use.



Its a wonder What some old drawer rails and some hard thinking(for lack of a better word) will do. Here I can get the most of my Dremel cutter.

If you have any questions please re-ply.


Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 02-03-2010, 08:59 AM
Uncle Dave's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Poway, Ca.
Posts: 56
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Re: Home made 3d pantograph

Welcome to the forum CARLOSFLAM.
Being one who enjoys designing and making some of my own equipment,I can appreciate the thought and effort that you went to in order to come up with a workable machine. Hope that you have fun with it.
Dave
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 02-03-2010, 09:43 AM
SeaLeveler's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Sea Level N.C.
Posts: 773
Thanks: 6
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Default Re: Home made 3d pantograph

Howdy there.Lotta brains went into that tool.Congrats,nice job.Tony
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 02-03-2010, 10:24 AM
lorax's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Wayland MI
Posts: 404
Thanks: 0
Thanked 3 Times in 2 Posts
Default Re: Home made 3d pantograph

Hi Carlosflam
Is that like a duplicator? Or a freehand CNC?
__________________
I Cut It Six Times And It's Still Too Short!!!

Patrick Chandler
www.chandlerwoodcarving.com



http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=2384&protype=1
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 02-03-2010, 09:21 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 2
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Cool Re: Home made 3d pantograph

HI! I'm working on fine tuning the copies,but it will copy and allow for 3d carving(manually) as well about 5/8 Inch. for now but it can go higher.
so it is both...

Duplicator and a manual CNC

Last edited by carlosflam; 02-03-2010 at 09:24 PM. Reason: REPLY
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 02-04-2010, 08:48 AM
Gulf Coast Handyman's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Wesley Chapel Fl.
Posts: 12,356
Thanks: 69
Thanked 133 Times in 116 Posts
Default Re: Home made 3d pantograph

That's a great tool you have made there, very rewarding when you are able to see what it can do.

Dave
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 02-04-2010, 09:03 AM
cgm's Avatar
cgm cgm is offline
Still learning
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: western Pennsylvania
Posts: 1,065
Thanks: 3
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Default Re: Home made 3d pantograph

Carlos, thanks for showing, I like home made machines!
Carl
__________________
While one person hesitates because he feels inferior, the other is busy making mistakes and becoming superior.
- Link, Henry C.
___________________________________________
My Carvings and Dayton show Pics >>> After you go to the link, click the album of choice to open. Then clk. on the small pics to see bigger. http://picasaweb.google.com/wdpiper1
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Another Home Made Strop Gulf Coast Handyman Woodcarving Tools, Technology & Sharpening 13 12-21-2011 05:19 PM
home made knives Robert Cahill Wood Carving Tips and Techniques 8 09-10-2010 07:51 PM
Home Made Hand Adz Donsexton Woodcarving Tools, Technology & Sharpening 5 08-02-2010 09:30 PM
More Home Made tools xsailer Woodcarving Tools, Technology & Sharpening 16 04-20-2009 01:56 PM
I finally made it home Colin-Partridge General Wood Carving 14 05-15-2006 07:53 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:07 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2000 - 2010 Fox Chapel Publishing Co., Woodcarving Illustrated

SEO by vBSEO 3.3.2