The balancing act begins: To determine where to drill a hole into the dowel, which will hang this tier from the one above it, Spencer uses a thumbtack, moving the length of the dowel along it until the arm hangs perfectly horizontal. “It’s amazing how fine the balance can be,” says Spencer. “You’re just moving it a hair in one direction or the other.”
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The balancing act begins: To determine where to drill a hole into the dowel, which will hang this tier from the one above it, Spencer uses a thumbtack, moving the length of the dowel along it until the arm hangs perfectly horizontal. “It’s amazing how fine the balance can be,” says Spencer. “You’re just moving it a hair in one direction or the other.”