Rough Sawn Walnut #6: Stickered

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Blog entry by ChunkyC posted 10-09-2011 04:25 AM 1250 reads 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
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I’m between projects at the moment so I thought it a good time to sticker some of the smallest pieces in the batch.

I used a router and sled to flatten the boards then ran them through the planer. After that I straight lined the edges. I’ll leave them stickered for a week or so before planing to finished dims. This is one of my favorite things to do in woodworking. I love taking gnarly rough sawed lumber and turning into usable wood. Now what to build…

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#1 posted 10-09-2011 04:53 AM

Chunk, that’s about the way I do it here too, except I use my beat up band saw to rough size it.

I usually clean up knots and limbs with a recip saw or an electric hand planer.

That’s a great looking pile of sawdust there!

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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