The pattern book has two sizes of the bracket. The one in the picture is 8.25 inches tall and the larger one is 10.25 inches tall. For this one I used 1/2" thick wood. The larger one can be cut from 3/4" thick wood.
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DVD and the 2013 update DVD at this link. DVD #1 is $20 and contains over 1,100 patterns. The 2013 update DVD is $7.50 and has another 178 patterns. The 2014 update DVD is $7.50 and has another 223 patterns.