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Forum topic by 1yeldud1 posted 571 days ago 571 views 1 time favorited 9 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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1yeldud1

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571 days ago

I’m starting a project that will have splines in the corners (a series of small arrow head display cases)
I am wondering what type / brand of table saw blade everyone uses for this task for the flat bottom slot – Thanks


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ChuckV

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#1 posted 571 days ago

I use one of the outer blades from my dado set. It is 1/8” wide and leaves a flat bottom.

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#2 posted 571 days ago

I use one of the cutters from my stacking dado set. I’m too cheap to spring for a regular flat kerf blade.

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#3 posted 571 days ago

My Freud rip blade has flat cut teeth

-- Joe

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Dark_Lightning

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#4 posted 571 days ago

You can also do it on your router table with a slotting bit. I realize that you asked about a table saw process, but this is another option.

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#5 posted 571 days ago

I use a flat grind on a Freud rip blade too.

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#6 posted 571 days ago

FTG rip blade. A flat top grind is the only grind that’ll leave a truly flat bottom.

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#7 posted 571 days ago

I have a thin and regular kerf saw blades reground flat.

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#8 posted 571 days ago

50 tooth combination blade.

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1yeldud1

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#9 posted 571 days ago

Thanks You for your reply’s !

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