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Forum topic by pgc posted 05-01-2010 09:23 PM 752 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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pgc

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05-01-2010 09:23 PM

I want to bevel the edge of a piece of wood and have started with a 15 degree router bit. The angle is okay but I want more wood taken off at that angle, i.e. from the edge of the wood the bevel only went into the piece about 1/4” at the most. I thought about using a 22 or 25 degree but if I am correct, all this is going to do is change the angle. The piece of wood that I want to bevel the edge is about 4 inches wide and I would like the bevel to be about 3/4 in length and the degree could be 15 or 20 degrees. How would I accomplish my objective? Hope this is clear enough.

thanks

Phil

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#1 posted 05-01-2010 09:31 PM

use a TS, or get a longer router router bit what you would have to do is raise it up till you get the 3/4” your looking for.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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