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Wood map of Prince Edward Island

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start wit the boards

(Updated Aug 04 2015) A wood map of PEI is next on my project list. Yesterday I chose the boards to make the island map about 32 inches long. Lots of twists and turns in the outline, so it should be interesting to cut. If its anything like cutting out the Nova Scotia wood map, I’ll be sure to cut a few spiral blades.

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Woodworking Tip

Do you salvage wood from pallets? To eliminate the struggle taking them apart…use a nail punch to drive the heads through the boards rather than try to pull them. Saves a lot of time and and avoids the problem of the nail heads breaking off and leaving you with the unpleasant job of prying off the boards. Or use a reciprocating saw, or hack saw blade to cut the slat from the supporting wood.