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Posted on Hand cut dovetails vs. dovetail jig. Which do you use and why?

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#1 posted 07-26-2012 06:36 PM

I do hand cut dovetails. My main reasoning is because I wanted to learn them. Instead of spending $100 on a jig for my router, I instead invested that money into a quality dovetail saw instead. Another part of the reason is that I’m currently doing a fair amount of my woodworking in my apartment’s spare bedroom, so I’m forced to stick with hand tools :-P

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