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#1 posted 07-09-2011 05:43 AM

As Loren says, wet the boards and take LIGHT cuts. Also, is your planer hooked up to a dc? I found that sometimes chips not evacuated could cause slight tearout or divots. Mostly went away when I turned on the dc. Maple is a wooley-booger, but it’s worth it.


-- Steve in KY. 44 years so far with my lovely bride. Think I'll keep her.

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