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Transfer measurements of counter to plywood.
Use a table saw to cut plywood to size, making two pieces for each counter (the wood will be stacked).
Spread wood glue evenly on one of the pieces of plywood (Image 1). Fold one piece onto the other and secure using wood screws about every 12-14" (Image 2).
Cut oak trim to fit all around the counter where it does not touch a wall. Affix oak trim using a finish nailer (Image 1).
Transfer measurements of counter to laminate, leaving a few extra inches all the way around, and mark with chalk line (Image 2). Cut to size using skill saw.
Spread a generous amount of laminate adhesive on the laminate (Image 1) and top of the counter. Allow the adhesive to dry a little, then place wood lath slats onto the glued side of the counter. Place the laminate onto the slats and position as desired over counter.
Remove the middle slats one at a time and using the "J" roller, roll the laminate into place being sure to remove any air bubbles from under the laminate (Image 2). Do this until all the slats are removed.
Use the router to trim off the excess laminate and to give the edges a good soft corner.
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