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    Quizzical Pursuit
    —The Architecture Puzzler

    Created by Dave Guadagni

    Solution to Last Week's Puzzler
    Architecture Puzzler #133

    Question

    In the production of veneer woods, the method of cutting determines the pattern of the veneer. Match the slicing method with the final pattern.

    1. Rotary slicing
    2. Plain (flat) slicing
    3. Quarter slicing
    4. Rift slicing

    A. Narrow striped pattern
    B. Cathedral pattern
    C. Very broad pattern

    Answer

    1C. Rotary slicing Very broad pattern
    2B. Plain (flat) slicing Cathedral pattern
    3A. Quarter slicing Narrow striped pattern
    4A. Rift slicing Narrow striped pattern
     


     

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    Dave Guadagni, AIA, is an architect with Robertson/Sherwood/Architects

    Quizzical Pursuit is Copyright 2003, Dave Guadagni.

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