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Lock-Rabbet Drawer Joints

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4. Once again, the gauge block helps you precisely set up for a cut. Position it as shown below, right to reset the height of the dado set to 1/4" high. Do not change the position of the fence.

Note: For each of the following steps, first make test cuts in scrap stock of the same thickness as your actual workpieces. Check the fit of the scrap pieces with the project pieces cut in earlier steps.


5. Place a drawer side outside face up on the saw, butt either end against the fence, and cut a 1/4x1/4" groove, as shown below. Groove the other end of the drawer side in the same fashion, and repeat these steps on your other drawer sides.

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Comments (5)
doug thompson wrote:

Oh- by the way-these plans are probably copyrighted. DO NOT share or sell the download. It's probably illegal and we don't want WOOD to stop making these articles available as they are. Integrity, right guys?!?

5/25/2013 10:42:49 PM Report Abuse
doug thompson wrote:

Here's how-Click on Print. Highlight the text and pics by left click and hold with your mouse to turn all of the article blue. Right click on any text and select copy. Then open MS word and when open right click on any open page and click paste. Save as a word doc where ever you like.

5/25/2013 10:40:00 PM Report Abuse
patrick brodeur wrote:

Have used this method many times. Comes in handy when I don't have the chance to use dovetails.

3/28/2013 12:10:22 PM Report Abuse
duna6430 wrote:

For other readers - don't print w/the page links on the article, but use your explorer print command (upper right hand corner for my system) - it allows you to print the entire article, and true to WOOD's word - the banner doesn't print. Apologies to the staff! Thanks for the article.

3/28/2013 10:20:52 AM Report Abuse
duna6430 wrote:

The annoying subscription offer won't let us print anything on the site. I'm already a subscriber! How can we avoid the banners that interfere?

3/28/2013 10:17:05 AM Report Abuse

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