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How To Make Flat Panels

Learn how to make flat panels, even though you may only have a 6" jointer and a 12" planer.  WOOD magazine's Jeff Mertz shows you how to work smarter, not harder when assembling panels.   Paying attention to the grain direction when milling and ensuring you have flat, true edges you'll soon be ready for your clamping strategy.  The solution is simple and the results are rewarding.

How To Make Flat Panels

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