Waterfall slab

  • Advertise with us
Blog series by Tmanpdx updated 06-06-2019 10:23 PM 2 parts 1516 reads 2 comments total

Part 1: Joining two slabs at endgrain

06-06-2019 10:11 PM by Tmanpdx | 0 comments »

Before I get to the waterfall, I needed to join two medium sized (3.5 ’ long each) together. As the slabs were cut from the same tree, my hope was a symmetrical result. Note: All this was done on my CNC First I need to cut out the butterflies: Then I need to position / place the butterflies Now I get to cut the spline And then glue the spline Then cut out the butterflies And glue them in Not shown: Flipping it over and doing it all over ag...

Read this entry »

Part 2: How to cut a waterfall slab with no straight edge

06-06-2019 10:23 PM by Tmanpdx | 2 comments »

You can get on Youtube and see a lof of waterfall slabs. What you won’t find on Youtube is a way to cut a slab where you don’t have two straight edges on a REALLY LONG slab – like almost 7’ long. In my testing with my Festool track saw and an 8’ track, I was not satisfied with the straightness of the 45 degree bevel. Two things occurred – one, I was getting some flex in the track and two, the 45 degree was not as tight as I’d like it. So I decid...

Read this entry »

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics