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CharlesA

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#1 posted 10-07-2013 01:04 AM

I don’t use the router to flatten boards (with the exception of a live edge piece with a major convex top). Once I figured out how to use the fore plane and jointer plane (and having them sharp!), I’ve been pretty successful at flattening boards. I try to choose wood that is flat and that can just be run through the planer for the faces. I can flatten the edges pretty quickly with the plane now.

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