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Cometoz

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Since Masters  have now closed up shop in Oz, the supply of Poplar has all but disappeared since they were the only company that seemed to import it through their US partner, Lowes.

Great to work with as it held a great  edge from the scroll-saw and a light finish set it off well.
As you would recognize, these are Woodimals from the Jim Sweet plans on line. Even now the g/kids still get them out to play with. The parts are slightly off-set in some cases to show the cuts.

Enjoy!! Tony Panther.jpg  Elephant.jpg  Dolphins.jpg   

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Looks absolutely brilliant [thumb]
Bucko

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These are very nicely done, I'd like to ask what the thickness of the wood would be and what type of scrollsaw blade would be used for cuts to achieve such nice results?
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Beautiful.
Cometoz

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Thanks for the compliments guys ... from memory it would have been a Flying Dutchman reverse tooth - probably a #5 ... not sure.

The timber was 18mm poplar and a joy to work with!! Wish I had a continuing supply

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These are nice.  Sorry you are losing your poplar supply, it is my favorite for toys. 
Rod T

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Nice work Tony. 
I only discovered the Masters supply of Poplar when I went out there one day during their closing down sale. I bought a few sticks to try and then went back out and bought the rest at a heavily discounted price. Unfortunately there wasn't much left at the time. 
It is really nice to work with.

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Nice work, like um. [thumb]
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