Monday, January 21, 2019

Martin Luther King Jr. Scroll Saw Pattern.

In memory of Martin Luther King Jr. on his day January 21, 2019

"I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear." Martin Luther King Jr.

This Martin Luther King Jr. inspirational quote is 9.5" tall. You can use the optional backer board to make it a wall hanging. Leave off the backer board and add a base for more of a sculptural piece of word art.

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Need some math help:

Feel free to skip this if you don't like math problems.

On December 31, I posted this pattern of the Octagon Basket. It has an error that I have not been able to correct. I need some help. The miter along each side of the eight sides is 22.5 degrees forming an octagon. Because the sides are tapered this causes the basket to form the basket shape.

Up to that point, everything is good. Here is the place I need help. The bottom of each of the eight sides has to be cut on an angle so there is a flat surface to glue the bottom on. I left the blade tilted to 22.5 deg