Trestle Table for Dining Room #2: Small Jointer: No problem!

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Blog entry by scopemonkey posted 05-04-2010 01:39 AM 1960 reads 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 1: Planer Sled Construction Part 2 of Trestle Table for Dining Room series Part 3: Top progress »

Well, despite 60 MPH wind gusts, downed trees, and frequent showers, we braved the elements and used the planer sled to mill the lumber for the table today. I must say, the sled worked like a charm. The wood came out as flat as I can tell with my straight edge and winding sticks. Final thickness is 1.25” thick. Now on to edge jointing and glue up.

Jointed and planed(Jointed and planed)!

Looks pretty flat:
As flat as I can get them....(Edge view)!

The proud table-owner-to-be:
Michele's wood(Proud owner and shop apprentice)!

-- GSY from N. Idaho

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#1 posted 05-04-2010 02:36 AM

Nice progress.

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