Frank Klausz Technique For Dovetail Layout

Make Jigs Router Dovetail

Get a perfect fit with two easy-to-make jigs The sliding dovetail is a wonderfully strong joint. Used in casework to hold partitions and shelves to cabinet sides, or in drawer construction to attach fronts to sides, the angled parts of the dovetail make a mechanical connection that resists pulling apart. If you taper the socket and the dovetail, the connection becomes even stronger since the taper helps wedge the dovetail tightly in its socket. Many woodworkers turn to the router to cut this...

American Woodworker A December

Ryobi Accu Biscuits

New Products from the National Hardware Show & International Woodworking Fair The AW editors are constantly prospecting for new tools, materials and accessories. And every year, we strike gold just as summer turns to fall. That's when The Hardware Show in Chicago and The International Woodworking Machinery and Furniture Supply Fair in Atlanta take place. Both events have miles of aisles packed with new products. Here are some hot ones that caught our attention. List vs. retail pri es The...