Quote Originally Posted by tim_bessell View Post
The first blade had a space of about one inch between the body and the steel blade. It was easy to see that if the paper had any buckles or bulges, it would not maintain a consistent gap under the blade. Placing the blade closer to the body was a vast improvement.
Are you saying the bottom of the well was about 1 inch and that you decreased that distance in the second well?

How did you do the machining on the well? It looks very nice.