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11-23-2010 08:56 PM

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Hi everyone this is 19chay12, I have a question? how do you cut an angle on a pice of wood and what saw do you use. I don’t know what angle it is. Its going thik to thin.thank you.

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#1 posted 11-23-2010 09:12 PM

Not enough information.

Are you talking about something like a table leg?

If so, you could use a table saw and make a tapering jig.

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#2 posted 11-23-2010 09:31 PM

Depends on the width of the board.

You could use a band saw but unless you have a riser kit installed you will be limited to something around 6”. You could use the table saw but again, depending on how high you can raise the blade.

If you have a planer, you could make a jig to run the wood thru with one end higher than the other to form the taper. this would work for a wider board.

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#3 posted 11-23-2010 09:42 PM

Again Not enough Information. Bevels can be cut on the router table also, Jigsaw, Mitersaw, Skilsaw, Sander, Etc.

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#4 posted 11-23-2010 09:48 PM

yes. you do have a question.

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