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Old 09-23-2008, 03:59 AM   #4
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RE: Steam bending questions

I have steamed Teak for cap rails , and since the cap rail is curved with the thick side getting the bend, loads of extra time is needed.

If you can build a jig and overbend at least 10% as even steamed the wood will want to spring back.

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