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When the drive section of the tool was entering into the miter bends the "duck" and "butterfly" cups were not providing a positive seal.
Use scrap wood guides for a perfect fit Its dang near impossible to get the length and position of a mitered part right unless you can butt it up against the adjoining miters.
Keep the runners and the miter base flush with the back of the saw table.
Glue and pin together the miter from both directions with 1-in.
A sliding miter saw adds the ability to crosscut wide boards, which is handy for mitering wide baseboards, cutting up to 12-in.
SIZE & DESCRIPTION A 1 3/4" x 5-1/2" x 36" (top) B 1 3/4" x 3-1/2" x 32" (front); miter both ends at 45[degrees] B2 2 3/4" x 3-1/2" x 3-1/2" (sides); miter one side C 1 3/4" x 1-1/4" x 30-1/2" (cleat); 30-degree bevel D 1 3/4" x 1-1/4" x 30" (cleat); 30-degree bevel E 1 3/4" x 2-3/4" x 30-1/2" (base) F 1 1/4" x 2-1/2" x 30" (plywood spacer) G 1 3/4" x 2-1/2" x 30" (bottom) H 1 3/4"x 1"x 36" (band); miter both ends to fit H2 2 3/4" x 1" x 6" (bands); miter both ends to fit J 1 3/4" x 3/4" x 36" (cove); miter both ends to fit J2 2 3/4" x 3/4" x 6" (coves); miter both ends to fit K 1 3/4" x 3/4" x 36" (cove); miter both ends to fit K2 2 3/4" x 3/4" x 6" (coves); miter both ends to fit Materials List ITEM QTY.
If the blade is for a sliding miter saw, be sure the teeth have a hook angle of zero to negative five degrees.
Whenever possible, hold your trim in place and mark where the miter cut should be.
End frustration when you are trying to dial up that perfect angle on your disc sander's miter gauge.
The key to accurate right-angle cuts is to square up the miter gauge to the saw blade.