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    I just had a request for a portrait of a smooth fox terrier. This is a fairly rare breed so of course, none of the free pattern sites had one. My request for one didn't turn up anything either. I decided to see if I could find a decent photo online and make the pattern myself. If any of you have attempted this, you already know that most web photos are at such a low resolution that it's almost impossible to utilize them. However, the Wikipedia encyclopdia has photos of probably anything needed and when enlarged, they actually have a high enough resolution to be able to work with them. Just do a google search for wikipedia encyclopdia and then search for the subject.

    Just thought I would send this info along, if any body is interested.
    Mike

    Making sawdust with a Dremel 1680.
    www.picturetrail.com/naturephotos

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    Excelent tip!
    CAЯL HIRD-RUTTEЯ
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    Ryobi SC180VS scroll saw EX21

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