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coving cutting 45 o (degree) internal angles

Postby boab » Wed Dec 19, 2007 1:30 pm

how do you cut 45 o angles on coving? iv seemed to get hang of 90 o internal and external cuts, but this has got me stuck. please help
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Postby Holywood » Sat Dec 29, 2007 12:04 pm

Sorry don't have an answer but I suggest you log this query under carpentry/joinery as a joiner will best give you the answer you need rather than a plasterer. This is the sort of problem many joiners will have come across only in wood so the same principles will apply.

Good luck.
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Postby kbrownie » Sun Jan 06, 2008 11:49 am

Hi boab, There is a project under "angles" in the DIY PROJECTS on this site, it will give you a better idea and description with diagrams than I can!
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Postby htg engineer » Sun Jan 06, 2008 12:22 pm

never cut 45o angles for coving but have for skirting -

like 2 - 45o cuts = 90o
2 - 22.5o cuts = 45o

can't see why it wouldn't work with coving too.
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Postby thedoctor » Sun Jan 06, 2008 3:45 pm

See also the project on coving. Cutting coving angles is slightly different because the coving has to be the same way up for all cuts.
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