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11-17-2018 01:52 AM

Topic tags/keywords: tire-mark oak grain question

Any hints for using tite-Mark with the grain in the Oak? The grain of the wood in oak is so course that it hides the tite-Mark lines so that they’re practically undetectable, at least in the oak I’m using. I guess I could cover it with blue tape And scribe the lines in that. Any other ideas?


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#1 posted 11-17-2018 05:09 AM

The blue tape is a winner. Michael Pekovich pioneered the idea a few years ago and it works, regardless of the type of wood.

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#2 posted 11-17-2018 02:42 PM

When I have problems seeing scribe lines I use raking light. Sometimes in the morning it’s very good low light
The blue tape is also a good idea

-- Aj

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#3 posted 11-17-2018 03:09 PM

I like the yellow frog tape the best.

(PS: it’s best to clean off the tire marks first) :)

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#4 posted 11-17-2018 03:31 PM

Tire mark, title mark, tite mark. I got lost in the translation.

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#5 posted 11-18-2018 04:24 AM

I hate phone autocorrects

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#6 posted 11-18-2018 12:04 PM



I hate phone autocorrects

- trsnider

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