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Project by danoq posted 649 days ago 2514 views 6 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Quartered white oak cam clamps!

-- Q





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BigTiny

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#1 posted 648 days ago

The relief hole is drilled to keep the bottom from splitting off, which can happen even with the pressure point at the contact point.

Are you planning on gluing leather pressure pads on the ends to protect the work?

Paul

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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danoq

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#2 posted 648 days ago

The lamination negates the need for the relief hole. There is no grain for the pressure to transfer to. It is taken away when the three pieces were assembled. The travel of the active panel is only 3/8-1/2”

-- Q

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Bricofleur

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#3 posted 643 days ago

Thank you for sharing. I’m gonna try one. And if I like it, why not making dozens! Thanks again for posting.

Best,

Serge

http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

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