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 Re: Wordle 334 ChandraRam18-May-22 20:29 ChandraRam 18-May-22 20:29
 Re: Wordle 334 dan!sh 18-May-22 20:53 dan!sh 18-May-22 20:53
 Re: Wordle 334 pkfox18-May-22 20:58 pkfox 18-May-22 20:58
 Re: Wordle 334 0x01AA18-May-22 21:47 0x01AA 18-May-22 21:47
 Re: Wordle 334 Cp-Coder19-May-22 1:10 Cp-Coder 19-May-22 1:10
 Re: Wordle 334 Greg Utas19-May-22 1:15 Greg Utas 19-May-22 1:15
 Re: Wordle 334 den2k8819-May-22 4:13 den2k88 19-May-22 4:13
 This is doing my head in ... OriginalGriff18-May-22 10:13 OriginalGriff 18-May-22 10:13
 Imagine this: you have a piece of square stock wood: 4x4 say. You want to cut it so that the square profile becomes an octagon. So you tilt your table saw to 45o and move your fence across so that a single pass will cut off a triangular corner. You can then pass each side against the fence and voila! (Or possibly violin.) The question is "how far should the fence be from the cutting edge of the blade?". I did this this morning: I measured the stock, subtracted a bit under 4 cm, set my fence and cut a test piece. It was spot on, each of the eight edges was the same length (with marginal variation because the stock wasn't exactly square but close enough) and I moved on. Except I've been sitting here trying to work out the geometry, and just how I got my number from the original side length. And I have no idea how the heck I did it, because I didn't use geometry, I didn't use a calculator, and it's the first time I've done this. I just went "oh, it's 9.3cm, so I want 3.8cm edges, that's 6.5cm from the blade edge". And I was right. But it's doing my head in trying to work out how I knew what the numbers were ... and why I was right first time ... "I have no idea what I did, but I'm taking full credit for it." - ThisOldTony "Common sense is so rare these days, it should be classified as a super power" - Random T-shirt AntiTwitter: @DalekDave is now a follower!
 Re: This is doing my head in ... pkfox18-May-22 11:20 pkfox 18-May-22 11:20
 Re: This is doing my head in ... OriginalGriff18-May-22 11:29 OriginalGriff 18-May-22 11:29
 Re: This is doing my head in ... jeron118-May-22 11:51 jeron1 18-May-22 11:51
 Re: This is doing my head in ... k505418-May-22 12:07 k5054 18-May-22 12:07
 Re: This is doing my head in ... Caslen21-May-22 19:36 Caslen 21-May-22 19:36
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 Re: my project name(C# winform project) invoked trouble for me Southmountain18-May-22 14:29 Southmountain 18-May-22 14:29
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