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Cutting out design on 2ft x 4ft pine

by roughcuts
posted 12-09-2016 09:54 PM

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#1 posted 12-09-2016 09:58 PM

If i do that, will the material removed from the blade cause my pieces to all go out of whack?

Depends entirely on what you are trying to do… but it will remove wood, the thickness of your blade. If that will cause things to go ‘all out of whack’, you need to be more descriptive of what you are trying to cut – maybe post a picture of the design or something.


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#2 posted 12-09-2016 10:15 PM

A Band Saw if you have one will take less wood out than circular saw would . Plus you need to remember that with a circular saw you need to be careful of over cutting the corners if there are any.

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#3 posted 12-10-2016 02:01 PM

is there a type of skill saw blade that wont wander as much? I could use a straight edge with it to keep it as straight.

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#4 posted 12-11-2016 12:16 PM

Below is a quick sketch of what I plan on cutting out. Im not worried if the outside edges don’t line up as i can clean them up after

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#5 posted 01-09-2017 10:45 PM

Is any of that waste material, or do you need to reassemble it to look the same way? What are you trying to make?

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