paulinnc wrote:I can see why you do one layer at a time. The thin layers began to cup from the moisture of the glue which made trying to press them down and get the clamps in place kind of tricky.
Definately, especially if you don't have wide enough veneer to do one piece... right now I'm using some King Wood veneer, that is only 5" wide, so I need 3 pieces for each layer... man is it hard to get 3 lined up and pressed, 2 is bad enough; and 1 is pretty easy... but much more expensive, and unavailable for many, if not most, types of wood.
Here's a pic of my 'Dr. Suess inspired press'
I found pieces of a Shop Mate at the dump, and used this bit of table saw to make it with
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