Using A Rosette Cutter

Using a rosette cutter isn't difficult, but it takes a little getting used to. Because they are fairly large and Cut the Blocks to Size. After making all the rosettes, take the blank over to the table saw and cut the individual rosette blocks down to final size. Clamp it Down. To make rosette blocks, cut several rosettes in a long blank. The extra length allows you to clamp the blank securely to your drill press table. heavy, using one for the first time can be a little intimidating. They make...

Inner Case Side

I began building the desk by making tlie side cases. Later on, the legs and the desk top will be attached to them to create a sturdy framework. JOINERY. Basically, the side cases are two plywood boxes that are rabbeted together. The rabbets are cut in the case sides and are sized to hold the top and bottom, as in detail 'b.' The joints will be reinforced with screws to create a solid assembly. DRILLING HOLES. With the joinery wrapped up, it's a good idea to drill several sets of holes that will...