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Milling Lumber flat, square and parallel is a process whose importance and complexity is often overlooked. Keeping it that way until your woodworking project is complete is even more complex. Jointing, Planing and Cutting wood that stays flat and square is crucial in building furniture and today we take a look at the proper way to mill lumber and get professional quality results.

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Intro 0:00
Buying Lumber – Size and Milling Type 0:53
Starting vs Final Thickness 3:24
Releasing Moisture from The Middle of the Board and Cupping 4:35
Milling Timeline 4:54
Milling Process – Flat, Parallel, Square 5:45
Difference Between a Jointer and a Planer 7:24
Planing Tips 8:09
Milling for Real 9:20
Amazing Jointing Tip 9:45
Some final Tips and Tricks 10:25
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