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Forum topic by izod posted 459 days ago 502 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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459 days ago

I’m having a huge brain far this morning and i don’t know anyone that would know the answer around me so i’m turning to you!

I’m looking to cut a walnut log in half and then butt the two slabs up against each other so the grain is mirrored for a future project. Isn’t there a different name for the technique of mirroring boards like this??

I’m trying to google for some inspirational ideas, but i’m coming up empty. When i search for ‘mirrored wood grain’ i’m getting search results for mirrors with a wood frame…

-- Josh - Rochester, MN


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#1 posted 459 days ago

bookmatching

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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#2 posted 459 days ago

High Five to you Chrisstef!

you have no idea how much that was bugging me this morning.

THANKS!

-- Josh - Rochester, MN

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