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New URL for homemade puzzles...

I emailed Bruce Viney to let him know I had been having trouble getting to his web page. He responded that ntworld has been discontinued and he has re-hosted
mykl_orders
Jun 18, 2016
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Re: Box decoration

Hello Gary, I've never used real veneer, only my printed patterns. If you look on the internet, you'll probably find lots of suppliers of veneers, either made
Bruce Viney
Oct 5, 2015
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Box decoration

First, I would like to express my gratitude to Bruce for providing his plans (so many!). I am amazed at the way some people's brains are able to figure stuff
noscgag
Oct 2, 2015
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Re: De Vincy Box

Here's an edit on the wood available from the below source. As stated, the width and length is real. However, I've discovered the thickness is not very
mykl_orders
May 6, 2013
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Re: De Vincy Box

If you're in the USA, I've found a place that sells 1/8" hardwoods (link below). I ordered some ash and cherry and I'm impressed by the packaging and the wood
mykl_orders
Mar 29, 2013
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Re: Not going well

Hi Been there myself ;-) From: homemadepuzzles@yahoogroups.com [mailto:homemadepuzzles@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of milton.maxson Sent: 26 December 2012 00:20
Martin Parsons
Dec 27, 2012
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Re: Not going well

No Worries Milt.  I made the same mistake with Hadrians Box.  Just cutting the pieces is one thing, but the instructions add a since of logic to the build.
Allen Rogerson
Dec 26, 2012
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Re: Not going well

Glad you figured it out, Milton. Sometimes it is my fault, but in this case, I KNOW the plans are correct. Bruce
Bruce
Dec 26, 2012
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Re: Not going well

I figured it out and am over halfway through the build. It really does pay to READ the directions thoroughly rather than just look at the pictures. Sorry for
milton.maxson
Dec 25, 2012
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Re: Not going well

I am going to keep trying, it has to be in the assembly part as I have checked and rechecked my sizes many times. Going to start something easier today...Have
milton.maxson
Dec 25, 2012
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Re: Not going well

... Hello Milton, I hate to say this, but you must have made a mistake somewhere. I know of at least two people who have made this box (see the Photos Page),
Bruce
Dec 25, 2012
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Not going well

I have completed several small boxes and am now trying to make the Sarcophagus. I have all of the parts cut, but they do not seem to fit each other. For
milton.maxson
Dec 24, 2012
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Re: Hello!!

have you seen http://homepage.ntlworld.com/bruce.viney/MarblePhotoGuide.pdf       ________________________________ From: milton.maxson
MARTIN PARSONS
Dec 19, 2012
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Re: Hello!!

Hi Milt, You are not the first and will not be the last to mistake measurements. Glad things have worked out now. Best wishes  
Art Speck
Dec 18, 2012
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Re: Hello!!

I looked everything over again and I see my mistake. I figured one of the T measurements wrong. Now I may continue. Milt
milton.maxson
Dec 17, 2012
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