Dovetailing With A Laminate Trimmer
Dovetailing with a laminate trimmer is bookmark about Joinery bookmarked by javier with ID 11710709108 was uploaded on 28-01-2019 and has been viewed 142,754 times.
The most time-consuming part of dovetailing drawers is the tedious tap-tap-tapping with mallet and chisel to cut the half-blind pins in the drawer fronts.So, when I was faced with making eight mahogany drawers with a 1/4-in.
overlay on the fronts, I decided to cut these pins with an offset laminate trimmer that I'd recently acquired.The method I devised takes advantage of the offset trimmer's unique features: It provides excellent visibility of the bit, it is small and lightweight and it has an offset center of gravity.
The resulting pins are speedily and easily cut without looking as if they were mass-produced with a jig...