Posts about subtraction (old posts, page 1)

Hand Router

My first project is a skill builder exercise using a hand router to cut a particular shape out of a piece of wood. Ben said we could make any shape we wanted, but I elected to replicate the shape outlined in the exercise description.

Here is the end result:

Animation showing two images of a circular shape cut out of a piece of wood and the original piece of wood with a the same shaped hole cut out of the center.

I encountered some problems making this that I will describe below.

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Subtraction, taught by Ben Light.

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