The Skew is a highly efficient, inexpensive, full featured, rip optimization system designed to fit any 12â€³ wide gang rip saw and specifically developed for the custom shop. The unique feature of The Skew is the â€œskewing fenceâ€. It has the ability to twist and feed the board into the saw to get the best yield. The Skew also has all the features of the high-end optimization systems like: lumber tallying, pack reporting, bundle reporting, yield calculations, simulations, and much more. The greatest benefit of The Skew is the Return on Investment, which can be well under 1 year.