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cvrd09

07:11PM | 09/29/05
Member Since: 09/28/05
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I need to know how to cut a compound mitre cut for a Inside corner on crown modeling. Also it's a corner cabinet so there's two angle's, Im not sure what the degree of the angle's are. Any help would be much appreciated.

Altereagle

03:49PM | 10/01/05
Member Since: 12/27/02
543 lifetime posts
You have to find the angle between the cabinets.

Go to installcrown.com and download the paper protractor to use with a T-bevel for a basic idea but you really need to get it with a proper protractor.

You also need to get the spring angle, then use the generator (on the site) if you are cutting in the flat position for the compound bevel & miter angles or bisect the angle for in position cutting.

It's all explained step by step there.

My guess would be if it's 38/52 crown and if it's @ 135 degrees than miter 14.31 and bevel 17.55 if cutting on flat.

A lot of "if's" there though.

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