Woodworking forum topics tagged with 'flattening'

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Adjustable Flattening Sled

09-29-2019 05:55 PM by Horus in Jigs & Fixtures

The concept was to build a router plane system that would not consume valuabl...

5 09-30-2019 01:38 AM
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How to sand a panel flat

01-25-2019 06:28 PM by Travis in Finishing

Hi all, This is probably only a difficult question (for me) because of my ...

31 01-30-2019 11:34 PM
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Going from one water stone to next leaves a very odd scratch pattern

01-09-2019 12:35 AM by Burgoo in Hand Tools

Hi all; I’ve been trying to work on my sharpening technique, and I&#...

15 01-11-2019 06:53 PM
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tabletop glue-up went poorly and now is not flat. what to do?

05-22-2018 12:33 PM by GestureWithoutMotion in Woodworking Skill Share

Hey there, first time post here. I am building a trestle table out of...

32 05-29-2018 08:56 PM
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Why further flatten the back of a chisel?

05-07-2018 06:16 PM by jimintx in Hand Tools

Every one always says you have to flatten the back of most new chisels when y...

13 05-08-2018 12:39 AM
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Flattening waterstones

02-08-2017 04:24 AM by Spitfire1 in Hand Tools

For Christmas I received a set of LV chisels and was attempting to sharpen th...

13 02-13-2017 02:53 AM
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Flattening table top with floor sander?

01-14-2017 01:35 AM by Tishman in Designing Woodworking Projects

Hello LJs! I have a large birch (NOT birch ply) table top in final glue up...

10 01-14-2017 04:36 PM
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Walnut slab cupping after flattening?!

08-30-2016 04:42 PM by Tishman in Wood & Lumber

Hi all, I got some great walnut slabs from a friend and am working on them...

20 09-14-2016 03:05 PM
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Edlerly Stanley #5 - How flat is enoough?

04-20-2014 05:14 PM by DrPuk2U in Hand Tools

Long ago I came into possession of an old (but not classic) Stanley #5. Says...

7 04-20-2014 09:32 PM
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How sharp is sharp and how flat is flat?

12-12-2012 10:13 AM by David Craig in Woodworking Skill Share

You are a new woodworker or a new handtool user. You are just learning how to...

34 12-15-2012 01:28 PM
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Waterstone Questions

04-20-2012 07:48 AM by cuttwice in Hand Tools

Hi All - I’ve been using “scary sharp” technique to shar...

11 05-10-2012 04:06 PM
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Shimming up a board when using a hand plane

12-26-2010 05:32 AM by JasonD in Woodworking Skill Share

I apologize in advance if this is a stupid questions; especially since I thin...

3 12-27-2010 02:04 AM
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flattening water stone on concrete

12-13-2010 11:29 AM by TopamaxSurvivor in Woodworking Skill Share

I just searched this subject and nothing popped up ;-( I have been thinking ...

21 12-14-2010 02:41 AM
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belt sander- frame or shoe- has anyone used one on larger surfaces with success??

05-01-2010 06:46 PM by rusticandy in Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories

I was looking into building a drum sander- but was concerned about the space ...

0 05-01-2010 06:46 PM
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Lengthwise Warp

02-24-2008 01:09 AM by ChrisN in Woodworking Skill Share

Hi All!!! I did a quick search and couldn’t come up with the answer,...

5 02-24-2008 03:21 AM
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08-07-2007 10:22 PM by cajunpen in Woodworking Skill Share

I have a question regarding flattening wood – prior to taking it to the...

13 08-08-2007 03:06 PM

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