Drawing a line, rough-sawing and sanding a curve wasn’t good enough, and I really wanted to make a good curve with a nice square edge.
Behold, the complex router template contraption that worked perfect. Surely there was an easier way to go about this; if you have ideas about alternatives, let me know in the comments!
These screws were to prevent flexing. Before routing, I added a few dabs of hot glue to the backside of the curved strip, which I think made the screws pointless. In the future, I’d just do the hot glue without any screw backers.
Then, after routing:
-- Keith - Bolivar, Missouri, http://www.SquareOneWoodworks.com