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Old 02-16-2013, 10:36 PM
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I bend Luan all the time, this is how I do it, not necessarily the best or only way, just my way. I found that if I set the board in place, with the grain opposite of what "looks right" as far as bending, I sand the backside of the board with a 36 grit flap disc, sanding a single layer from the back side. The board will now bend more than 90 degrees. It is very fragile at this point, but you can mix up some fiberglass resin, apply it to the board in place, and should have a pretty solid panel. Hope my explanation makes sense. May not work for this scenario, but may help someone else on a future project
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