Size of Spoil Board

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Fred Floyd
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Size of Spoil Board

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I have a Shark ProPlus with the extruded aluminum table. It is 25 x 36. Are most people using a spoil board? What should the size be for the spoil board? I have a sheet of baltic birch 3/4 plywood that could be used.

Question is that I do not want to trash the aluminum table when cutting through. The

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Bob
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Re: Size of Spoil Board

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Fred,
If you do a quick search of the forum using "spoil board" you will find lots of information on the subject. https://www.cncsharktalk.com/search.php ... poil+board
I prefer to use strips of mdf covering one slot, leaving one slot open, then cover one more...repeat. Counterbore mounting holes in the mdf so bolt heads are below the surface.
Bob

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