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Blog entry by Derek Lyons posted 02-04-2009 12:31 AM 940 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Plywood should come in two thicknesses: The nominal thickness, and a thickness matching the dado you just made.

-- Derek, Bremerton WA --

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#1 posted 02-04-2009 12:32 AM

I thought it did must be the whiskeyLOLAlistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#2 posted 02-04-2009 02:48 AM

I think they make dado sets specifically for the size of plywood

-- Brad, Kempeny Home Improvement

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#3 posted 02-04-2009 02:52 AM

Try being in a cabinet shop…..........Seems like every bundle you get any more the thickness is different. Nothing nominal anymore.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#4 posted 02-04-2009 05:13 AM

Answer: Freud adjustable stack dado.

-- Common sense is so rare anymore when you do see it, it looks like pure genius.

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#5 posted 02-04-2009 06:47 AM

ROFLMAO – yeah I wish they would make it like that too.
I bought a set of “plywood sized” router bits… such luck there either.

-- Only the Shadow knows....................

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#6 posted 02-04-2009 07:20 AM

Heck, I just wish I could buy plywood with veneer thicker than a single layer kleenex and no defects on the good side. I can work wiith the thickness. Can’t work with the other.

-- Darell, Norman, Ok.

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#7 posted 02-05-2009 01:02 AM

another option is to cut a dado of a certain thickness then cut a rabbet on the plywood sheet to match that thickness then slide the two together.

-- Got Wood?

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