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Reading Grain Direction
Reading Grain DirectionGetting a good surface finish on wood depends on grain direction. To minimize tearout, feed lumber into the jointer or planer with the grain angling away from the cutterhead. Determining grain direction can be tricky and the linked Popular Woodworking article covers the topic in depth.


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