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Building a Thos. Moser Design New Gloucester Rocking Chair #2: Turning Long, Thin Spindles

10-11-2012 12:07 AM by DustyMark | 10 comments »

Stock PreparationRun one face of the rough ash board across the jointer. Then run the opposite face through the planer. That should take some of the twists out of the wood. Rip ¾” square, 31” long spindle blanks on the table saw. Make several extra blanks beyond the 14 that are needed. Mark the center of the tailstock end of the spindle using a plastic center marking gauge. Make a pilot with an awl. Drill the hole about ¼” deep with a 1/8” diameter brad point bit. This step help...

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