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Flush trim cherry with router

by BosnSki
posted 07-24-2017 04:57 AM

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#1 posted 07-24-2017 09:56 AM

I’d do them one at a time. If you cut very close to the line (and assuming your bit is long enough, of course), you probably could do both at the same time. Or else in two passes by raising or lowering the bit (depending on where the bearing is on the bit). But I don’t really see much advantage to doing so. Using the template the two pieces should end up exactly the same even if done separately, and the time saving is so small that it hardly seems worth doing them together.

-- Jeremy, in the Acadian forests

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#2 posted 07-24-2017 11:18 AM

Why risk the wear on your router and your bit? Just do them one at a time.

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#3 posted 07-24-2017 11:26 AM

Do them one at a time and be certain to use a sharp bit. Cherry burns very easily. You do not want to have anything contributing to slowing the process down.

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