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Posted on Using a router as a planer

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Firewood

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#1 posted 03-13-2018 09:01 PM

I built a sled for flattening slabs too wide for my 6” jointer. I put it on a pair of horses. One important step is to place a level on the sled over each horse and shim as needed to ensure you don’t plane a twist into your slab. Then shim the slab to make sure it’s stable during the routing process. I’ve had great success with this setup so far.

-- Mike - Waukesha, WI


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