sloping grain

sloping grain

1. Same as diagonal grain. 2. Also see grain slope.
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Some folks complain that the wide notch reduces the useable lumber from the butt log, but most comes out of the butt swell and sloping grain. A shallow notch minimizes loss in the butt log.
Distorted or sloping grain around knots may lead to torn grain or fuzzy grain in later machining.