Introduction: Hair Comb Out of 100 Year Old Purple Heart Wood
I made this hair comb out of 100+ year old Purple heart wood.
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Step 1: Preparing
Processing the wood to rough size
Step 2: Drawing the Design
The stencil is copied by using transferring paper (Indigo)
Step 3: Cutting the Teeth
Cutting teeth with jigsaw and tapering them with a file
Step 4: Carving
Carving with "V" chisel and Rotary tool
Step 5: Cutting to Size
Cutting to size with the coping saw and truing the edges with a belt sander
Step 6: Making Pins
Using brass for decoration pins and pinning them with a hammer
Step 7: Charring With a Candle
Charring to give carve more depth
Step 8: Finish
An epic hair comb that will last you until Ragnarök
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