Top 10 Joints Are The Cornerstone Of Just About Every Woodworking Project Learn The Basics Then Get Fancy
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Joints Beginner Woodworkers Should Learn Photo by Renzzo | Dreamstime.com 1.Edge JointEdge gluing lumber together is a critical step in all but the smallest projects.The ability to end up with panels wider than the widest board you have is a wonderful thing.
Tip - you shouldn't need extreme pressure to get mating boards to fit together nicely.A face joint is essentially the same, but the faces of boards are joined together.2.RabbetThe old standard when building kitchen cabinets and some other casework, this joint isn't the strongest, and doesn't assist with joint location overly well, but it still has a time and place.
3.DadoWhen a groove is cut in one piece that accepts another piece, it's called a dado joint.This joint has many uses and is easily cut with a table saw or router.Hand tool aficionados also use it with good success.
4.DowelSome woodworkers shy away from dowels, as they tend to not be as strong as mortise and tenon joints, but when extreme strength isn't required dowels offer a quick and effective way of creating a joint.
You can use one of the many aftermarket jigs or purchase a set of dowel centers to help you...