The BBQ Board
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It's that time of year where we all are dusting off our BBQ's and spending a bit more time outside. If you are anything like us you have to make 2 or 3 trips to the grill in order to get all of the things you need in one place. Also finding the perfect serving tray that keeps you looking good and mess-free is hard to find. We have created the perfect solution!
By the end of the video that accompanies this project, you will have all that you need to CNC yourself a BBQ cutting and serving board that your neighbours will be jealous of! You'll learn 2 different ways to create the angled channels you need to get all the juices flowing in the right direction. Vectric fluting strategy is great for this but for more complicated designs it may not be enough. This is where our Zero Plane tip will come in handy but you'll need to watch to see it in action!
Don't forget if you do make your own, please be sure to post it where we can see it!!!
We hope you enjoy this project, have fun, keeping making, and most importantly, be safe!
which Vectric software do i need to be able to open the free project files?
Versions 10+ of the software
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