Little Layout Tools Are The Perfect Size For Furniture Making
Little layout tools are the perfect size for furniture making is article about Uncategorized bookmarked by larry with ID 1929448698 was uploaded on 12-02-2019 and has been viewed 286,982 times.
Here's something that I've learned the hard way: It's impossible to make good, tight joinery if you begin with sloppy layout.A lot goes into laying out a joint well: square boards, accurate measurement, crisp layout lines, and quality layout tools that aid rather than hinder your efforts.
I've found that part of what makes a layout tool a good one is its size.It's easier to lay out dovetails with a 3 in.sliding bevel than with a 10 in.one, for example.For most furniture joints, I think, smaller is better.
So, I've been picking up little layout tools over the past few years.I love them and they've made woodworking easier for me.Click through the pictures above to see them and read what I like about each one...