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Posted on Need 5/4. Can I glue up my own?

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#1 posted 12-11-2012 07:44 PM

I have done this for building doors. Laminating pieces of hardwood actually helps with dimensional stability. My only caution is that you may end up with a visible jointline. If you have a good bandsaw, you could resaw some 8/4 into 5/4. This would leave you with some thin stock that may be useful elsewhere.

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