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Old Jun 17, 2002, 04:37 PM
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How to cut accurate parts from plans?

What is the most accurate, quick, and non-destructive way to transfer a plan to balsa for cutting?
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Old Jun 17, 2002, 04:50 PM
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I scan the parts into the computer so I can arrange the parts for the width of balsa I am cutting from. Then I spray the printout with 3M 77 and stick to the balsa. Having everything arranged in an optimal fashion save wood and much time.
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For a complete discussion of methods of making patterns from plans go to and click on Information and then on Building From Plans.

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