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11-26-2009 05:11 PM

Woodcraft Tenoning Jig - need the user's manual - 1 reply

I was given a Woodcraft Tenoning Jig (model 144755(?)), and I need the user’s manual. If you know where the manual might be found online, please let me know. If you have the manual and would be willing to mail (or fax) me a photocopy, I would be most appreciative. Please let me know. Thank you, in advance. John

06-21-2008 04:19 PM

haunched tenon joinery . . . how big a difference? when needed? - 9 replies

I have been looking at several sites that show examples and methods of/for the use of haunched tenon joinery. While I admire the skill set needed to create such, I still don’t understand whether it would ever be considered “necessary”, and how big a difference/improvement the use of such a joint will provide over a standard mo...

05-16-2008 04:35 PM

What wood for NYW Dominy Clock? - 4 replies

At some time this summer, I would like to try to build the Dominy Clock shown on the New Yankee Workshop last season. (NYW #0705) Since the clock is painted, what would you recommend as the wood to be used? At first, I thought about simply using poplar, but am wondering whether a better grade of lumber will make a difference in terms not on...

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