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Posted on Has anyone here tried/used the Miller Dowling system?

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Douglas Bordner

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#1 posted 01-10-2009 06:42 PM

I like ‘em, using the mini-dowels on jewelry box projects. Only complaint I have had is occasional tear out around the entry hole. Next time out I am thinking of starting the hole with a .25˝ brad point to cleanly cut the fibers before boring the tapered hole with the Miller bit.

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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