Jig Journal: Draw Perfect Arcs

A simple method to draw large arcs without knowing the radius, and a reliable no-math method of finding the center and radius of an arc.

When woodworking throws you a curve, how do you respond? Laying out and cutting arcs is common task, but different tactics are need for larger or smaller radii.



What You Get:

  • Step-by-step photos
  • Advice on building
  • Helpful illustrations
printable (digital) pages of instructions

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