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  • Custom-Made Crown Molding

    by American Woodworker Editors     Tuesday, January 14, 2014
    Custom-Made Crown Molding By John English Here’s how to make the crown molding for the pantry. It’s all done on the tablesaw. The biggest challenge is figuring out which cut to make when. 1. Make a cove (Cut 1, see lead photo) by running 24...
  • AW Extra 1/30/14 - Hand-Planed Moldings

    by American Woodworker Editors     Wednesday, January 29, 2014
    Hand-Planed Moldings Use a pair of planes to create custom profiles. By Bill McCarthy A woodworker who needs a small amount of hardwood molding for a furniture or cabinet project is often out of luck. Hardwood moldings are scarce at local home centers...