Thursday, January 7, 2021

Simple Food Slicer (Scroll Saw) Pattern.


  
Use different-sized knives for the food 
you need to slice
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Download the Pattern Below
 
It is probably difficult to call this a scroll saw project. I needed a small slicer so I went out in the shop and made the simplest slicer I could think of. I thought maybe a few of you could use something similar
so I put together a pattern. You can easily use just a table saw and sander to cut all the parts. I used the scroll saw just because, well I don't have a reason I just used a scroll saw.


 If you make a small mark to the right of the knife on the block you can judge the width of the cut. The right of the block is 1/2" thick so a mark in the middle gives you a system to make 1/4" or 1/2" cuts. I don't think I ever need exact thicknesses but for a fancy presentation meal, it might be helpful.


I did use the table saw to cut the knife groove. You can get by without the groove. I just wanted the groove to keep the cut straighter.

I did cut the groove too deep. It would be better if it were more shallow so it would be easier to clean.
 

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