using a table saw to make objects having polygonal shapes

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Blog entry by StLouisWoodworker posted 821 days ago 1423 reads 3 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I posted a blog on my website that describes cutting polygons on a table saw and making objects that involve polygon shapes. Pattern-following and other methods are described. Various objects are included in the discussion, such as bowls, table lamps, and a dodecahedron sundial. Click here to read it.

-- Don Snyder (38.6N, 90.3W)

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#1 posted 821 days ago

Very interesting and detailed document. As a lover of geometric shapes this will give plenty of food for thought. Thank you very much for posting.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#2 posted 820 days ago

Wow Don, that is quite the treatise on polygon’s… I wish they would have taught us that geometry so clearly in Engineering school :)

Now the big question…you do this for fun?!

Thanks for posting. I will definitely be referring back to this.

-- Aim high. Ride easy. Trust God. Neale Donald Walsch

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