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3D snowflakes - help?

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3D snowflakes - help?

Postby parrotlady » Tue Nov 01, 2011 7:36 pm

Hi folks,

I recently saw some 3D snowflakes made out of wood. They basically consisted of 2 mirror images with slots down the center to put them together. I am wondering if anyone could explain how to do this (preferably in Corel, but I will take what I can get)? I would like to make some out of 16g material. I have included some DXFs and will add more in a consecutive post (for some reason I get booted off if I try to load more than 2 files at a time. These files may or may not be suitable for this job. Thanks a million!

April

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Re: 3D snowflakes - help?

Postby parrotlady » Tue Nov 01, 2011 7:42 pm

A couple more

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Re: 3D snowflakes - help?

Postby skiwithnoskis » Tue Nov 01, 2011 9:44 pm

Here's a quick one

SNOWFLAKE 3D.pcm

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Re: 3D snowflakes - help?

Postby parrotlady » Tue Nov 01, 2011 10:12 pm

Thanks Admin! That does make sense! You just saved me alot of grief and head scratching!

Skiwithnoskis - Thanks for taking a shot at it. By chance would you have a DXF? I dont have plasmacam.

Thanks so much

April

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Re: 3D snowflakes - help?

Postby Chopper John » Tue Nov 01, 2011 10:27 pm

Nice job admin.

April,
I did snowflake 4 with a .060 slot for you. I had a few minutes while something was cutting. :D
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Re: 3D snowflakes - help?

Postby bwgsmith » Wed Nov 02, 2011 10:05 am

Thanks for sharing

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Re: 3D snowflakes - help?

Postby parrotlady » Wed Nov 02, 2011 10:45 am

Thanks Chopper John! Thats awesome :D

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Re: 3D snowflakes - help?

Postby blacksmithND » Fri Nov 18, 2011 9:06 pm

thanks for posting

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Re: 3D snowflakes - help?

Postby steelfx » Sun Nov 20, 2011 4:59 pm

That's pretty cool. I'm gonna try a set. Thanks! :)
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Re: 3D snowflakes - help?

Postby harrymorley » Thu Dec 12, 2013 7:10 pm

I make these by drawing 1/2 of a snowflake...then make however many copies ya want...then I weld them together around a central axis..6 sides, 60 degrees apart..8 sides, 45 degrees apart...look pretty sweet when theyre done.

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Re: 3D snowflakes - help?

Postby covingtoncg » Sat Sep 22, 2018 3:32 pm

Great work on these. Thanks so much for sharing.


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