The3rd Earl Of Derby (in
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| Why is the wood scorching when I attempt to cut across the grain
| and I'm doing fine going with the grain?
Scorching is caused by an overheated bit. Bits overheat when they're
dull and when they're fed at a speed that doesn't remove enough chips
fast enough to carry the heat away.
Make sure your bits are sharp and that your feed speed is adequate.
DeSoto, Iowa USA