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Setting up the table saw to rip thin pieces

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Base setup:
Set the trailing edge on the back side of the featherboard to 3/8" from the left side of the blade.

 
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Step 1:
Move the fence, pushing the edge of the board so the board just touches the stop. Lock the fence.

 
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Step 2:
Make the cut.

 
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Step 3:
Joint the edge of the board.
Repeat Steps 1-3 until you have the number of slats needed.

 
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Slats placed in sequence.

 

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