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Posted on Cut as you Build or Cut first THEN Build?

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#1 posted 04-09-2010 09:43 PM

relative dimensioning

First I cut all parts to rough size (~1/2-1” oversize). Then measure off the project itself and nibble as I go. Takes a lot of more cuts this way, but the reward is a tighter fit and more room for error.

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