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#1 posted 07-07-2011 03:53 AM

Loren is right…..Maple is notorious for tearing. Another trick, very light cuts and be sure of the grain direction. Also, you might try running the board at a slight angle through the planer, it is kinda like canting a hand plane to make it cut easier

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