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by jasonf6174
posted 10-16-2018 10:42 PM

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#1 posted 10-17-2018 12:50 AM

Do you need a long run this profile? I’m a bit old school and if only a short run, I would do it in two passes with two custom ground plane irons for my Stanley 45… No router bit needed. The old combination planes are amazing. We often forget that the unique profiles on old furniture and interior trim was done by hand.
Regards from Kentucky!

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#2 posted 10-17-2018 03:01 AM

I doubt you’ll find a router bit with that profile, but you can build it up. Stumpy Nubs made a good video on it. The only issue is that you’ll have to do some work to figure out exactly what you are dealing with. It also helps to have a tilting router lift.

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#3 posted 10-18-2018 05:44 PM

Thats what I was afraid of. I think i might just use a similar molding profile that I already have and call it done! Thanks for the advice!


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