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Tune-up tip for perfect planing
Your benchtop planer takes a beating in normal use. Give it routine maintenance like the tip below for glass smooth results board after board.
Clean the drive chain and sprockets only if they become covered in dust or chips. Use a brass-bristle brush and compressed air. (Avoid removing grease or lubricant from any exposed gears.)
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