Recent content by Chris Neilan

  1. Chris Neilan

    Thanks Lloyd

    Beautiful!
  2. Chris Neilan

    AAW 2020 Symposium

    I hope I can go!
  3. Chris Neilan

    Newest software update?

    Can anyone lead me to the newest update? I am using version 1.0.64 and I think I'm a little out of step! Thanks, Chris
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    A reminder why you shouldn't work when you are tired...

    This is why you should not work when your are tired.... and it doesn't involve bloodshed! I am amazed that there are not larger gaps when you consider that this is supposed to be a 24 segment ring!
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    Segments calculations

    Thanks Bob, very helpful!
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    Segments calculations

    Could you post a photo of that setup? Trying to see how that would work with my stop. I'm using the stop from the segeasy site (i think). A micro adjust would be very helpful.
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    Sanding rings flat

    I have received the 24" Flatmaster and will review it once I get it tweaked out. Looks like a winner!
  8. Chris Neilan

    Sanding rings flat

    Thanks for the replies. With my Jet I take small bites. I think that the sandpaper might not be on tight enough, and the drum is not perfectly paralell to the bottom. I also sand one side flat athe glue & true... I am leaning to the Flatmaster, but am not rushing to buy it tonight. I'll sleep...
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    Sanding rings flat

    I saw demonstrations at the Woodworking Show in New England last week of the Flatmaster and Sand-Flea drum sanders. They both sand from under the work. They look ideal for flattening rings. Anyone have any experience with either? I have a Jet 16/32 which can get it close, but tends to have some...
  10. Chris Neilan

    Almost done!

    I think I figured it out!
  11. Segmented Vase

    Segmented Vase

    Segmented vase of maple, walnut and purpleheart. Nine inches tall, nine 3/4 diameter on a four inch base. 481 pieces total. Finished with Danish Oil. Designed with Segment Pro.
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    Almost done!

    I would if I knew how!o_O
  13. Chris Neilan

    Almost done!

    Done! Well, maybe not. Two coats of Danish Oil. I am wondering if this should be a gloss, or keep it satin? Thanks everyone for the suggestion of the walnut top ring. It balances the piece. 9 inches tall, 9 3/4 diameter, 4 inch at base. This can be addictive! I may have to turn a few pens to...
  14. Chris Neilan

    Almost done!

    Oh, then you did! and no, I'm not one of those, Well not usually.:p
  15. Chris Neilan

    Almost done!

    So the consensus is to add a top ring of Walnut? So say we all? Then I shall make it so! (anyone get the sci-fi reference?)
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