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Forum topic by hjt posted 06-13-2013 05:14 AM 663 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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hjt

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06-13-2013 05:14 AM

Topic tags/keywords: coping coping cuts baseboards base boards inside corners outside corners cutting angles

I’m about to redo the molding through out my wife’s house that we rent. Never done it before, so I went to youtube to watch some videos. I saw this and thought it wa interesting – certainly never knew of this technique. So I wanted to share. Check it out.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_4N8V5BEz-s

-- Harold


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#1 posted 06-17-2013 09:23 PM

Just an update – while I did not use the dreme tool as suggested in the video, after watching this video I finally (for the first time) understood how to cope. In the baseboard project I’m currently in, I’ve had great success coping these joints and the look as if I “knew what I was doing.”

Now if I could just learn to cope with my wife!!

-- Harold

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#2 posted 06-17-2013 10:02 PM

No dremel usage on the wife!

Never used dremel either, just a coping saw and rasp if needed.. Oh, and caulk ;)

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