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Forum topic by jimhester posted 09-18-2012 01:17 AM 760 views 2 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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jimhester

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09-18-2012 01:17 AM

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Hello all. Thanks for all the advice about particle board. I saw a tip on Woodsmith Tips about strengthening dado joints. Has anyone here tried this?
http://www.woodsmithtips.com/2010/04/01/locking-dowels-for-dadoes/

-- Jim


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#1 posted 09-18-2012 01:22 AM

Very clever.

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#2 posted 09-18-2012 01:41 AM

I like it.
Dovetails will still be in order for solid wood, fine quality furniture projects, but that looks like a fine idea for plywood and similar materials.

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#3 posted 09-18-2012 03:13 AM

Good tip. Thanks for posting.

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