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#1 posted 02-06-2017 10:46 PM

It will be structurally sound enough, but as you have experienced, it will dent and scratch very easily. If you use clamps on soft wood, use a piece of scrap wood or plwood between the clamps and your project to prevent damage. That goes for harder wood as well.

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