Saturday, July 4, 2020

God Bless America Plaque Scroll Saw Pattern.


Download Below

Happy 4th of July. This small plaque is only six inches in diameter. The perfect size to sit on your desk or side table. The top two layers are 1/4" thick and the backer board is cut from 1/8" to keep the thickness down. You can use 1/4 for all layers if that is all you have. It will look fine. I also included the stand in the pattern. If you don't plan to cut the plaque, you might want to download the pattern for the stand. It may come in handy.


I hope everyone is having a safe 4th of July. Be careful out there. Celebrations might be a bit smaller this year but the reasons we celebrate the 4th are still just as important.

Harry S. Truman said, "America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination".  Today we need just as much courage, imagination, and determination as our founding fathers showed.  We need the courage to stand for what is right. We need the imagination to see a better tomorrow. We need the determination not to accept anything but a better tomorrow.

There are a lot of opinions out there on what is right and what a better tomorrow looks like. It is easy to give up and think the United States is in decline. I don't believe that for one minute. The courage, imagination, and determination are still there. Throughout our history, when times were tough, Americans embraced all of the qualities that Harry S. Truman knew were so important for that better tomorrow.

There is a better tomorrow ahead. God Bless America.

Stepping down from my soapbox now......






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Every Scrollsaw Workshop Pattern from 2007-2019 on DVD


Purchase the entire Scrollsaw Workshop pattern catalog for offline access.

This DVD has over 2,900 patterns published from 2007 thru 2019.
The DVD is $20 plus shipping. Ships to 60 countries around the world.
If you use the DVD on a Windows PC there is a simple viewer program to browse through the patterns.

The DVD also works fine on a MAC. The viewer program is not MAC compatible but there is an included PDF with all the patterns shown as thumbnails for easy viewing.

Now Available on USB Thumb Drive

Don't have a DVD drive on your new computer. No problem. Buy the catalog on a USB thumb drive.
All the same file but in an easy to use thumb drive. The USB thumb drive option is $23 plus shipping.


Unique Wooden Vases:
Want to create beautiful wooden vases on the scroll saw?
My two "Wooden Vases on the Scroll Saw" books make it easy.

The books are $12 each and available for instant download after purchase. Click for Video Demonstration.


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Friday, July 3, 2020

Six Spray Can Dock Scroll Saw Pattern.


Download Below

Make sure you read the important note below.

The scroll saw is a versatile tool. I cut this entirely on the scroll saw. You don't have to use only the scroll saw but I just wanted you to know that you can and it will work fine. I did use a disk sander to clean up any wavy edges. 

I needed a spray can holder for my shop. After looking around my shop I realized that I would rather have two or three smaller can holders than one large one. My plan is to have one at the spray booth for my spray finish. One by my workbench for spray adhesive. I might also make one for the small amount of spray paint I keep. That also gave me the chance to make it on the scroll saw and make a pattern for you guys.

I used 1/4" thick material to keep the weight down and that is what I had handy. 1/4" MDF would be inexpensive and plenty strong enough to hold six cans. As you can see from the picture I used both MDF and BB ply. I ran out of MDF and did not want to go to the home store. I'm going to paint it so the material will get covered. The assembly is mostly slot and tab so everything goes together easily.

IMPORTANT:
I want you to look closely at the next picture. There is a feature of this unit that you may not like. Note that the cans in the top rack sit on top of the cans in the bottom rack. I did this because I wanted to keep the unit as small and close to the wall as possible. I don't mind slightly lifting the top can to remove the bottom can. If you find that annoying then this is a pattern you may want to skip. With the bottom can, removed the top can just sits on the lower shelf.



The bottom shelf has a front lip so I can lay my Exacto knife or pencil. I like having extra pencils all over the shop. I am constantly forgetting to put my pencil back in my apron so it's nice to have some lying around.


Stephen Dinesen discusses how to choose the right clock insert:

Click to watch the tutorial.

One question that I get from time to time is how to select the right clock insert for a project. My friend, Stephen Dinesen the owner of Bear Woods has a video that I can point people to. It will give you the basics if you have never used a clock insert before.

This is not an ad. This is not an affiliate link. It is just information. Here is a link to Bear Woods Clock Insert offerings. They have a nice selection and I trust Stephen and his staff to provide good service.


$12 per sheet of 12 coins plus $3.50 shipping
Inlay with a 1" Forstner Bit.
The perfect way to sign your work.

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Email Newsletter Readers: Remember that the Newsletter is just a copy of the daily blog post. To see the post in its proper formatting click this link. If you ever misplace a pattern or any item you see here you can always find it on the blog. Everything stays on the blog forever. 

Products for your consideration:


Every Scrollsaw Workshop Pattern from 2007-2019 on DVD


Purchase the entire Scrollsaw Workshop pattern catalog for offline access.

This DVD has over 2,900 patterns published from 2007 thru 2019.
The DVD is $20 plus shipping. Ships to 60 countries around the world.
If you use the DVD on a Windows PC there is a simple viewer program to browse through the patterns.

The DVD also works fine on a MAC. The viewer program is not MAC compatible but there is an included PDF with all the patterns shown as thumbnails for easy viewing.

Now Available on USB Thumb Drive

Don't have a DVD drive on your new computer. No problem. Buy the catalog on a USB thumb drive.
All the same file but in an easy to use thumb drive. The USB thumb drive option is $23 plus shipping.


Unique Wooden Vases:
Want to create beautiful wooden vases on the scroll saw?
My two "Wooden Vases on the Scroll Saw" books make it easy.

The books are $12 each and available for instant download after purchase. Click for Video Demonstration.


The Scrollsaw Workshop is primarily supported by donations. If you enjoy this Blog and would like to make a donation please click this Button. Your support is greatly appreciated. 
https://www.stevedgood.com/donate2.html

My Sponsors:
Support the businesses that support our community.
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Each digital book is available for download immediately after payment.
The books are $12 per edition and contains eight unique patterns each.
Watch the following video to see how easy these beautiful scroll saw vases
are to make. 

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This is a PDF of all the patterns in my free catalog. It is for Windows only and has a program to automatically download the pattern to your computer. Please watch the video below before you order. Click the picture to order.
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You do not need a PayPal account to order. At the bottom of the PayPal page is a button that will allow you to pay with a credit card. After successful payment click the Return to Merchant button for the download.

Stencil Printer 1.7

Stencil Printer Instruction Video.

The Scrollsaw Workshop Stencil Printer 1.7 is my latest software for creating patterns. It will create key chain fobs, desk name plates and more. Click the image above to download the latest version. It is free to use donationware. This software is for Windows PC only.

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Scroll Saw Keychain Pattern Maker

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The following link will start the download process. After the file download is complete just click the setup file and the program will be installed. Please consider a $5 donation for the program.

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Philip Lowndes Noah's Arc Pattern Available. Watch the video below.

This video is from Philip Lowndes. He is the designer of this beautiful Noah's Arc puzzle pattern. If you would like the pattern follow the link below.
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Think Safety

Remember to keep the safety of yourself and others in your work shop in your thoughts at all times. Always wear eye and ear protection. Follow all the manufactures warnings that came with your power tools. If I demonstrate something on this web site that you don't feel is safe, don't do it. Your safety is your responsibility. Fingers are handy things, try to keep all of them.
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