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Re: 3 pc build along

Postby hera » Thu Feb 28, 2008 9:26 am

Wheelie_Pete wrote:Hera, you glue the overlay laminations together, then you shape them, then you glue them to the limb tip, correct?



Yes I do.
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Re: 3 pc build along

Postby hera » Thu Feb 28, 2008 9:30 am

Wheelie_Pete wrote:Hera,

Do you shape the bottom of the overlay to match the limb curve before you glue it on?

No ,I don't.
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Re: 3 pc build along

Postby hera » Thu Feb 28, 2008 9:31 am

Wheelie_Pete wrote:Hera, do you clamp it into place and bend it with clamping pressure?


Yes,I do.

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Re: 3 pc build along

Postby hera » Thu Feb 28, 2008 10:25 am

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Cut the bamaoo veneer by bandage scissors.

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Thank you Jim,you gave me these fantastic lacewood veneer as a gift.TKS again.
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Re: 3 pc build along

Postby hera » Thu Feb 28, 2008 10:28 am

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Yes,I using my hand as a clamp.

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Re: 3 pc build along

Postby hera » Thu Feb 28, 2008 10:38 am

Since I using wenge and bamboo as the riser inlay,I should use them as the riser overlay.
My wenge plate are thick(0.3cm),so I have to sanding it to 0.1cm in thickness.
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Sorry Jim,I grinding the lacewood away.

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Wenge wood are stiff,I have to use a real C clamp.

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Re: 3 pc build along

Postby hera » Thu Feb 28, 2008 10:40 am

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Re: 3 pc build along

Postby hera » Thu Feb 28, 2008 10:42 am

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Re: 3 pc build along

Postby jwillis » Thu Feb 28, 2008 2:58 pm

The wenge looks better with the riser stripe. You'll like the way those lacewoods look under glass on limbs. Jim
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Re: 3 pc build along

Postby Kirkll » Fri Feb 29, 2008 8:07 am

Very nice hand workmanship....very nice....Kirk
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