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« on: August 24, 2006 06:13:51 PM »

I've made some homemade paper, and it would be really useful to make graph paper from some of it. Any suggestions on doing that without a ruler and pen? I was thinking about using a series of strings on some kind of frame and dipping it in food coloring or ink, but if anyone can think of an easier way that would be sweet.
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« Reply #1 on: August 24, 2006 07:27:35 PM »

If you can run it through a printer, check out http://www.incompetech.com/, who has generously put many, many different graph paper generators for many, many different kinds of graphs. Smiley

If not, you may still be able to use his stuff - print one of those, transfer it to acetate, and then cut it like a stencil and ink it that way. Smiley

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« Reply #2 on: August 24, 2006 07:32:19 PM »

I haven't tried printing on it yet, but the paper is kinda raggedy and small, so we'll see. As for those PDFs of graph paper ... ::sigh:: ... magic. Smiley I love graph paper.
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