Thursday, October 14, 2021

Flower and Butterfly Scroll Saw Pattern

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 This may be a project that you will want to add color to. You could use different species of wood, stain, or paint. I used 1/8" thick BB plywood but you could probably get away with 1/4" also. I used a 1/8" wooden dowel for the body. I sanded the bottom of the body flat to give a better glue surface.

When I designed this I had the intention of the piece being hung on a wall. I made the flower pot thicker so there would be a shadow effect behind the flower.  

Stumpy Nubs Small Part Router Jig:

This small part router table handling jig looks complicated but James says it is easy to build. I wanted to pass this along because as scrollers we make a lot of small parts. Running small parts on a router table involves safety concerns. This jig gets your hands well away from the cutter. It also makes the cuts more accurate. 

My favorite part of Jame's jig is the tabs that enable you to use any router bit without bearings.

I think I will make a modified version of this jig for my new shop. Jame's is only asking $8 for the plans so I will get those then see what I want to change. I am just interested in the small parts holding features. The link to order the plans are in the description of the video.

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After you place the order I will complete the patterns and email them to you with a payment invoice. You have to be completely satisfied before you pay. 

I do not offer blank patterns. This is one of the ways I support what I do. I ask that you please not use the template to create your own custom name patterns.

My goal is to have the orders complete in three days. I will keep you posted if there are delays.

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