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Forum topic by bungy posted 04-02-2009 03:21 AM 698 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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bungy

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04-02-2009 03:21 AM

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I HAVE SOME TWISTED BOARDS,THE PROBLEM IS THERE ALREADY AT THE THICKNESS I NEED.
2AND 3 FOOTERS 12INCH WIDE.THANKS BUNGY


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PurpLev

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#1 posted 04-02-2009 03:40 AM

is it possible to adjust the plans to new thicknesses? What about ripping these into narrower pieces (which will have less of a twist) fix each piece, and glue them back together – you’ll still lose some dimension, but might be less than trying to straighten the larger 2×1 3×1 pieces?

otherwise I think the only other option is to get new lumber, and use these for future projects….

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#2 posted 04-02-2009 04:03 AM

All I can realistly think about is a replacement if you can’t make them any smaller.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia karsonwm@gmail.com †

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