If I learned anything from the first week’s assignment it was that freehanding a router is very difficult, and therefore jigs are super important! I started by drilling holes near the four corners of a piece of plywood. Using a circle jig, I made cuts at the same lengths from each corner dowel, starting to create a symmetrical pattern
Here it is with two cuts.
We’re up to eight cuts now.
And here is the final product, with a total of 16 cuts, with 4 cuts made from each corner.
And here it is with the cuts of same length highlighted: