Clamping Cauls The Secret To Great Glue Ups
Clamping cauls the secret to great glue ups is article about Uncategorized bookmarked by terrance with ID 1841899850 was uploaded on 01-04-2019 and has been viewed 288,584 times.
Woodworkers spend a lot of time cutting accurate joinery.Yet even the most accurately cut joint won't be perfect if you glue it together incorrectly.Not only must you put the right amount of glue in the right places, but you also need to do the same with the clamping pressure.
Some joints, such as dovetails, need pressure only in isolated spots, while others, such as thin edge-banding, need even pressure over the whole area.The answer is not fancier clamps or specialized jigs; it is shopmade clamping cauls.
Quick to make and easy to use, cauls not only pull a joint tight and keep it at the correct angle, but they also protect the workpiece from direct contact with the clamp jaws...