As a welcome distraction from CNC machining of HDPE, I made a whole lot of little fish for a colleague of mine.
Can you spot the difference?
Each of the fish is about 65mm (2 1/2″) long by 45mm (1 3/4″) tall with a through-hole eye and a small detail cut to a depth of 25%.
As these little beasts will get a lot of rough handling, I cut them from 13mm red oak, with the grain oriented along the body to protect the tail from breaking off. I sanded the faces and flap-sanded the profiles so that they were all nice a smooth.
In use they will be painted and used as clues to solve some part of an escape game… To keep the mystery, I won’t say moire than that!
… And it’s not even Friday!