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Five Tips for Better Bandsawing

No-hassle approach delivers smooth, straight cuts

by Michael C. Fortune

The bandsaw can be the most useful tool in the shop, provided you know how to set it up properly. Blade type, blade alignment, and correct tension are the keys to getting the bandsaw to do a multitude of woodworking jobs such as ripping stock and cutting smooth tenons, fine inlay stringing, perfect veneers, and curved patterns.

From #173

From Fine Woodworking #173 , pp. 66 November 1, 2004

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