Houndstooth Dovetails By Rob Cosman
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I recently posted on our Instagram account and Twitter feed the opening image from Rob Cosman's 2006 article 'Houndstooth Dovetails,' and it proved remarkably popular - so I figured I might as well post the article.
And while that 'opener' certainly benefited from good lighting, and great camera and a skilled photographer (as you can see below), the image above is from my phone, and taken just a few minutes ago.Rob's sample joint (the one used in the opener) has been kicking around on my desk or bookcase since the day I started, and it's seen a lot of abuse through desk moves and office moves - I even stood on it once (I weighed slightly less then; I'm sure it would still hold me, but I'm not going to test it…).
In other words, while these fancy dovetails are perhaps more for show than strength, Rob says they're stronger than a through-dovetail, and no harder to cut - though the layout is a bit trickier.So, without further ado, here's how to cut this eye-catching joint:— Megan Fitzpatrick This joint adds strength and beauty to any corner.
And it's easier to cut than you might suspect.by Rob Cosmanpages 66-71April...