|Project by Stephen Fox||posted 02-23-2009 12:05 AM||1720 views||2 times favorited||10 comments|
This was a fairly straight forward plan, the plans and hardware came from rockler as i recall. The plans called for doweling all the squares together and i found this not to be possible. No matter how I tried i could not get the precision to get the thing to fit together so they were just glued to the base. One thing I learned is that when a piece has repeating elements like 8X8 squares any error gets magnified – 1/32 per square ends up being 8/32 when added up. I have found that a dial indicator, Calipers? is a must for getting good results.
-- Stephen NYS