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Forum topic by MikeUT posted 01-10-2015 06:09 AM 586 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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01-10-2015 06:09 AM

I got a few sheets of 3/4” plywood from my local BORG that were 70% off because of a few broken corners. After I got them home I realized that one of them had a bit of a bow in it. I was wondering if there is a way to correct the bow in it? Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

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#1 posted 01-10-2015 01:22 PM

I think people have tried like I have but never get very close to flat. The way the Borg stores sheet goods on racks with arms put a bow in the plywood. I try to only buy from places that store it on flat surfaces.

Bowed plywood is a real pain to try to work with.

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