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Dan'um Style

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600 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: noticed this on a graphics website and thought it would make a interesting cutting board tip

how to calculate link

its on a blog so it could be on page 4 or 5 etc by the time ya read this…. 01/03/13

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#1 posted 600 days ago

Propose this to Lazy Larry. He’ll be able to do it if it is possible.

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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Dan'um Style

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#2 posted 600 days ago

Larry’s my Bud … hope he reads this … there are some amazing people on this site

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#3 posted 600 days ago

I’m going to bed now and pull the covers up over my head.

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dustbunny

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#4 posted 600 days ago

So basically what I see is a 10 sided polygon.

There are only two basic shapes in your pattern (if I am looking at it right).
I believe this is doable.

Lisa

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dustbunny

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#5 posted 600 days ago

Oh Sure !
Now I see the link for calculating it…...duh!

Thanks for this info anyway, it was a good brain workout !

Lisa

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#6 posted 600 days ago

it all has to be cut from the same specie of wood

and let the grain and example determine if the wood is cut right

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#7 posted 600 days ago

Just 2 basic shapes, but keeping them together for a good tight fit during glue up seems a bit over the top to me. I doesn’t look like a way to cut strips and glue and re-cut and realign.

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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Moron

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#8 posted 600 days ago

i believe most are full of shit

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#9 posted 599 days ago

Excellent ! Thank you for the good ideas! It absolutely was a fantastic mental faculties exercise!

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#10 posted 597 days ago

That was an interesting design and so I followed the link to read about it. Dust Bunny- the patterns are not repeating, though there are just the 2 basic shapes.
Personally, design-wise I think it would be better to have a repeating pattern. Looks more organized and satisfying to look at that way.

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