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#1 posted 07-09-2011 04:21 PM

My theory (and I could be wrong) is that the movement of oak and cherry are not much different and if I align the grain so that it is consistent across the glue line a glued up board would act like a single board.

I’d probably use quarter sawn oak to reduce movement and minimize the chances for cupping or warping.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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