How can a table saw cut a curved truss rod channel?

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Issue 299 February 23, 2018


How can a table saw cut a curve? Dan Erlewine has a neat tip and a jig you can make in your shop. The result is a precisely curved truss rod channel just like the one in an original Gibson neck.

 
In this Trade Secrets video:
  • Cutting the truss rod access cavity.
  • Measuring and reproducing a truss rod curve.
  • A neat jig for getting a curved cut on a flat table saw.

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