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Quarter sawing
« on: June 26, 2008, 07:09:43 AM »
I am new at this and I need to find out where I can get some intructive info on quarter sawing. Anybody know?

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Re: Quarter sawing
« Reply #1 on: June 26, 2008, 09:49:03 AM »
Type in the word "quartersawing" in the search function and lots of good stuff magically comes up.
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Re: Quarter sawing
« Reply #2 on: June 26, 2008, 12:42:37 PM »
Welcome, Peter!
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Re: Quarter sawing
« Reply #3 on: June 26, 2008, 08:34:40 PM »
welcome ,alot of good info here enjoy!
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Re: Quarter sawing
« Reply #4 on: June 26, 2008, 10:33:13 PM »
Welcome!  Woodmizer has a set of informational DVD's done in a seminar format. These were the seminars done at the 25th Anniversary Tour.  The Quartersawing session was good, as was Getting the most $ from a Log.  Heck, they were all good, and I refresh my memory occasionally by watching them (like when I haven't had enough saw-time).

You can order them from the woodmizer site.  The info is general and applies to any saw.


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Re: Quarter sawing
« Reply #5 on: June 29, 2008, 10:11:23 AM »

I tried a variety of approaches and illustrated them here to share with other sawyers and my/their customers.
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