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Tongue too narrow

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C. Rip the slide from the workpiece.

D. Fit the slide to the T-slot by planing top and edges of the flanges with a block plane.

Plane the edges of the flange to reduce overall width of the slide.

D. Fit the slide to the T-slot by planing top and edges of the flanges with a block plane.

Plane back to reduce thickness of flange.

tips of the its wings as necessary to get it to fit.

When it fits perfectly, drill and counterbore the hole for the pivot.

To make the pivot, cut the shank from an 8d common nail, leaving it about % inch long. Press the pivot into the hole, and slip the slide into the baseplate.

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Woodworking Tools and Installation Tips

Woodworking Tools and Installation Tips

There are a lot of things that either needs to be repaired, or put together when youre a homeowner. If youre a new homeowner, and have just gotten out of apartment style living, you might want to take this list with you to the hardware store. From remolding jobs to putting together furniture you can use these 5 power tools to get your stuff together. Dont forget too that youll need a few extra tools for other jobs around the house.

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