What kind of joints for plywood toolbox stack like mechanics have.
I am new to woodworking, ready to move past building shipping crates and warehouse shelves. I just signed on to LJ's today, so please bare with me if this question has been asked over and over. I want to consolidate all my hand tools, small elec...
Woodworking: Three Way Joints – Fixing Table Legs
Six ways of fixing legs at corners Three-way joints are essential for making tables, chairs and certain types of framing. Construction methods range from gluing and screwing to dowelling or tenoning.
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For those occasions when you need a stable way to hold a board on its edge, turn to a tool that’s as old as woodworking itself—the wedge. I fashioned the wedge stands shown at right from scraps of 2x6 and a 3/8x6" bolt and nut. To make the stand, cut a 7"-long chunk from the 2x6 and drill a 1/2" hole centere d 2 1/4" from the edge and 1 3/4" up from the bottom. This hole reduces the likelihood of the stand splitting once the wedge is cut out. Mark the cutlines for the wedge as shown in the…
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Woodworking patterns and templates that are shop-made. This saves you money. You can make nearly any Pattern or Template with some guidance.