How to Cut Saw Kerfs For Bending
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Pieces of stock may be bent by crosscutting equally spaced
kerfs in the portion of the stock to be bent. The spacing
and depth of the kerfs depends upon the amount of bend and
the flexibility of the stock.
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Bending stock by means of kerf cuts is a quick, practical
method of constructing garden arbors, edges for drum tables
and stools, or other projects requiring arched, curved or
bent integral parts.