Perfect Hand Tools
How I do my marquetry inlay. Using simple hand tools I show how complex motifs are inlaid into veneer.
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Fantastic. Thanks … Fantastic. Thanks for sharing this.
thanks a lot! thanks a lot!
I use the same … I use the same technique. It is called double bevel marquetry. I just use scroll saw instead of a fret saw.
@girlswannahavefun … @girlswannahavefun thanks for watching!
thanks for posting, … thanks for posting, i love marquetry, very nice job.
awesome inlays awesome inlays
Why, thank you! Why, thank you!
Nice chap. And you … Nice chap. And you are a very competent woodworker!
Thanks, and thanks … Thanks, and thanks for watching.
Very Cool Very Cool
I love it when … I love it when Heidi stops by. Definitely a great way to break up the work. thanks for watching
“Hey, anybody home? … “Hey, anybody home?”
“I’ll be right there…”
ROFL, you can constantly hear that in my shop as well. Again, fantastic work. Would love to get into inlay and marquetry myself but I have to admit that it can be a little intimidating, time wise.
The blade cuts at a … The blade cuts at a very shallow angle so that the bevel forms a wedge shaped inlay. This keeps it falling through the front. Think of it as making up for the wood lost from the saw kerf.
Nice to meet you too!
i couldnt see how … i couldnt see how you were cutting on an angle though. i have heard of this technique but had never seen it. I also didnt ever think about the cross grain veneer trick. I use 1/8 thick woods on my stuff. its nice to meet you….thanks
Thank you very much … Thank you very much. It is nice to be appreciated.
It’s more fun by hand, too!
you do really nice … you do really nice work. Especially because you do it by hand…..super cool
Thank you. Glad … Thank you. Glad you enjoyed it.
Quality … Succinct.
No problem, Thanks … No problem, Thanks for watching.
Truly amazing, its … Truly amazing, its hard to find video’s of such quality and detail on the internet. And this one is free to boot.
You’ve inspired me as well, time to buy some veneer.
Thanks for the post.
No problem, the … No problem, the fingerboards are a little tricky, but it is a breeze for the headstocks.
Do you make your own veneer?
Your technique has … Your technique has inspired me. I plan on using it in my next guitar build. Thanks!
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