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Dovetail Techniques

A special dovetail machine can guide a router to make perfect dovetail cuts in wood. Here's how to use a dovetail machine to create a d...

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Top 8 Dovetails Projects

  1. 1. Porter Cable Omnijig (03:19)

    This jig makes custom dovetail joinery easy for any woodworker.

  2. 2. 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 ...

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    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  3. 3. Hoffmann Dovetail Router (01:32)

    This router is equipped with a high-speed motor and a 45-degree fenceplate.

  4. 4. Woodworking (20:00)

    Chris Grundy discovers cool woodworking tools and a fast-carving chisel.

  5. 5. How to Make Dovetail Joints

    These step-by-step instructions explain how to make dovetail joints for a project by using various templates and a dovetail jig.

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    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  6. 6. Metal-Cutting Tools

    This DIY guide explains how the right tools can make cutting through metal a whole lot easier.

  7. 7. Leigh Dovetail Jig (01:11)

    Leigh Super Jigs offer extraordinary jointmaking capability.

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