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How to Make Decorative Dovetail Joints

Like lap joining, dovetail joining holds two pieces of wood together to act as one piece. Use these step-by-step instructions to learn how to make this decorative joint.

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Materials

  • wood
  • wood glue
  • wood screws

Tools

  • pencil
  • ruler
  • table saw
  • jigsaw
  • drill

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