Need help from Woodmaster owners with making my own tongue and grove flooring

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Forum topic by yellowtruck75 posted 10-04-2012 04:06 PM 1090 views 0 times favorited 0 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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10-04-2012 04:06 PM

I have a Woodmaster 718 planer/molder and I am going to be picking up the 3 sided molding attachment before the end of the year so that I can make hardwood flooring for our house. I have talked to my local saw mill and I can get packs of cherry from them for very cheap. It will all be the same length but the width will vary and it will be 4/4.

Will I need to joint the edges of all the pieces first or will I be able to use the gang saw piece to get all the pieces to the 3” width?

Will I need to plane all the pieces to 3/4” before cutting the tongue and groove?

Sory if these questions only apply to Woodmaster owners.

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