Gold Fish on the scroll saw

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Project by htl posted 05-15-2021 01:37 AM 977 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After the Morgan I was looking for a simple project to play with something my wife might like.
Found this Gold Fish pattern over at Steve's scroll saw site.

It looks like a simple project but I miss counted how many holes I would need to cut. LOL
It was a great skill builder as I really got my speed up having to change the blade so much.

Thanks Steve for another great pattern to play with, and also all the info I needed to get up to speed in my new scroll saw adventure.

It’s made with poplar and Danish oil as a finish.
The poplar has a little green tint to it as a lot of poplar does but this will turn a golden brown in a year or two.

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#1 posted 05-15-2021 01:42 AM

Very nice hope she likes it a lot.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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#2 posted 05-15-2021 04:57 AM

Nice fish!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 05-15-2021 06:00 AM

Yep that’s a simple no brainer for sure, the Gold Fish not your scrolling Bruce

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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#4 posted 05-15-2021 06:38 AM

Gold digger. Well done Bruce.


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#5 posted 05-15-2021 10:58 AM

Looks like wheels are not needed this time! Nice looking fish!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#6 posted 05-15-2021 03:07 PM

Great looking job. If it was gold it would look real. There sure is a lot of blade changing on this one.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#7 posted 05-15-2021 03:09 PM

Nice work Bruce!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#8 posted 05-15-2021 03:15 PM

I’m with the other Tony where are the wheels ,bumpers, and headlights LMAO NICE FISH #4 :<))))))))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN :<))

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#9 posted 05-15-2021 06:52 PM

BUT! BUT!! BUT!!! It does have one wheel and axle. LOL
I would call this a trainer project but way cute when done.
Thanks all for checking it out.

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#10 posted 05-16-2021 03:27 AM

Really cool looking project. I may have to make one similar to this one of these days. Great job. Mel

-- MEL, Kansas

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#11 posted 05-17-2021 01:54 AM

A very nice looking fish! Some elegant curves on the fins. Great job !

-- AJ

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