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Project by mrsmith posted 490 days ago 1563 views 16 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

line up marks
glue and nail
measure to 15”
cut each angle





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Belg1960

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#1 posted 490 days ago

Mr. Smith this is a big help. Thanks for taking the extra time to do this. One more quick question on the sides where you have the screws while drying, what is the angle on the bottom to make it lay flat? Is it also 30?

-- ***Pat*** Rookie woodworker looking for an education!!!

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mrsmith

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#2 posted 489 days ago

no angle on bottom
sits on original angle

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Milo

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#3 posted 489 days ago

Yup. Big help indeed!

But I don’t understand why you wouldn’t cut the triangle to size first. It’s it less work doing it this way?

-- Beer, Beer, Thank God for Beer. It's my way of keeping my mind fresh and clear...

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mrsmith

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#4 posted 489 days ago

cutting the triangle first will not give you the correct angle to put all the pieces together

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Tim Christensen

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#5 posted 420 days ago

Mr. Smith, thanks for posting this. Quick question for you, what is the length and width of the jig you show above with the 35 degree cutout?

-- Tim C., Sgt. Bluff, Iowa.

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mrsmith

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#6 posted 419 days ago

16×10 1/2

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