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Jim Finn

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#1 posted 01-14-2013 02:46 PM

I do a LOT of inlays. I do what is called double bevel inlay. I use a scroll saw but I am sure a coping saw would work also. I stack the two woods and cut the image (star) and the background together at an angle and the star will slide into place like a tapered cork does in a bottle.

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