Decorative Treatments

Decorative edge treatments are elementary, ihe most elementary router operations there are. Choose a cutter, tighten it in the collet, set the desired cutting depth, and you can run all around your project with a design-unifying. aesthetically pleasing, decorative edge. It's that simple.

Though a fair number of woodworkers never get beyond this use of the router, the natural extension is to use the router to cut design-unifying, aesthetically pleasing decorative grooves on the work. And to use the router to produce moldings to trim furniture, frame pictures, and finish off a room. The techniques used go beyond edge treatments. But once mastered, they apply to all sorts of other decorative and functional router operations—even cutting joiner)r.

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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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