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|10-22-2012 10:25 PM||
Taming wild reversing grain with hand planes - 3 replies
I planed a few sapele boards and it wasn’t so bad with the reversing grain, but the last board was ridiculous. Nothing I could do stopped the tear out, huge chips, even with a smoothing plane. I played around a bit and found that there are a few things that will tame the wild beast. First plane along the grain in both directions to pi...