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Blog entry by nitrowood posted 667 days ago 572 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Does anyone know the best scroll saw blade to use one 5/4 pine?

-- Craig , Woodworking is what I love to do. Trucking is what I have to do.



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lightweightladylefty

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#1 posted 667 days ago

Craig,

I’m sorry I can’t help you but I think Sheila Landry probably can. She is LJs’ resident scrollsaw expert! Maybe send her a private message.

L/W

-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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MrsN

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#2 posted 666 days ago

I would use a number 7 most of the time. I would depend on the design that you are trying to cut.
Also 5/4 is really thick to cut with a scroll saw, what are you making?

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nitrowood

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#3 posted 663 days ago

MAking the deer for my buddies John Deere tractor display. Some tight curves not to bad. I’ve looked at skip tooth blades. Form what I’ve seen they are good for up to 1 1/2 inch softwood. All the stuff I cut is 5/4 pine usually.

-- Craig , Woodworking is what I love to do. Trucking is what I have to do.

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