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#1 posted 07-03-2018 09:06 PM

Very slight (very. slight.) camber, ease the corners off as well. To do the latter, place the cutter flat on your bench, bevel down. Take a flat file on edge, and make a few passes with a radius motion on each corner, to relieve those hard corners. Just takes a couple seconds, and a light touch.

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