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Forum topic by Wes Harville posted 10-16-2016 02:20 AM 214 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Wes Harville

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10-16-2016 02:20 AM

Topic tags/keywords: dovetail mitered dovetail joinery hand tools chisel joining

I am working on a project that I was planning on using either through or half blind dovetails, however the grain is so incredible that i wanted it to wrap around the carcass. I figured I should practice on some scrap before I tried it on the real thing. This is my first effort.

-- SHAWИEE HILLS WOODWORKIИG, Lexington Kentucky, https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCsB1BI9_4eJntW-qQ4Nb-gw


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#1 posted 10-16-2016 02:40 AM

Looking good Wes,Are you going to take it a step further and close the ends completely.

I think it’s called a Secret mitered Dovetail.

Having just the pins showing is pretty cool.

Aj

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#2 posted 10-16-2016 03:00 AM



Looking good Wes,Are you going to take it a step further and close the ends completely.

I think it s called a Secret mitered Dovetail.

Having just the pins showing is pretty cool.

Aj

- Aj2

I don’t think so, i really like seeing the pin and still being able to see the grain wrap around the corner

Than

-- SHAWИEE HILLS WOODWORKIИG, Lexington Kentucky, https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCsB1BI9_4eJntW-qQ4Nb-gw

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