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Posted on First time working rough lumber, advice.

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#1 posted 05-10-2012 07:20 PM

With a thickness plane, but no jointer, you can get, or make, a straightline jig, then, if your rips aren’t too wide, you can run them on edge through the planer to clean them up. I built a lot of face frames this way before I got my jointer.

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