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Brian Holcombe
Richard, Thanks for further explaining.

There is certainly room for planing in industrial type work. I had dinner recently at a restaurant where one would use chop sticks. The disposable chop sticks had what was obviously a planed finish, no doubt done with a super surfacer. What cheaper wood product exists?

The one thing I've never understood about industrial woodworking in the west is the heavy use of consumable sanding products. I would be willing to bet that super surfacing parts and tops is considerably less expensive over time but with a greater start up cost.

I feel similarly about floating tenons and other consumables.

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