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Old 12-16-2012, 02:15 PM   #21
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@ Steber
I too thought it was sketchy of hell when I first heard of cove cutting on a table saw. But it is safe and efficient if you take your time and do about 1/16" at a time.

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It took about 30 passes

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Old 12-16-2012, 04:27 PM   #22
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Very nice job on the cove. I've found it is a bit easier if your direction of feed is angled slightly to the blade. In other words, not perpendicular.

That said. You'll be proud to have buddies around a bar that you built yourself. You get extra points on your man card.

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Old 12-16-2012, 07:35 PM   #23
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Yeah... definitely need to angle the approach to the blade. even with my shop vac running I was having to clean the dust from behind the blade after every pass. Maybe I just need a bigger shop vac system

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Old 12-16-2012, 07:38 PM   #24
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Here are pictures of the final steps to making the DIY Bar Rail.

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Old 12-17-2012, 12:25 AM   #25
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That's Hot! Nice job brother!

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Old 12-17-2012, 01:49 AM   #26
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Wow, that is really nice. That $22/sheet plywood also turned out very nice!

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lookin forward to see the final bar

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Old 12-17-2012, 06:43 AM   #28
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Wow that turned out nice.

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Here is great video that will help anyone else that would like to attempt this cove on their table saw.

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Old 12-28-2012, 12:55 PM   #30
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Pictures of the bar top and attached stained bar rail.

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