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Posted on dowels are TOO tight. What to do?

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#1 posted 05-26-2009 09:46 PM

I some times crimp the dowels with a pliers to shrink them.

They will swell back to normal when glued.

This is the way they make biscuits for joining with a biscuit joiner.

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