Using the Incra router-table fence, you can rout a striking double-dovetail joint.
Simple dovetail jigs, such as the one here, help you make tight-fitting half-blind dovetails quickly and easily. Follow these key steps and tricks for using your dovetail jig, and you're sure to enjoy success.
Sliding dovetails provide several advantages over a dado joint.
By using a basic dovetail jig on a router table—rather than with a handheld router—you can turn out four perfect-fitting joints in about 12 minutes.
WOOD magazine's Craig Ruegsegger demonstrates how to make a regular dovetail jig work on panels wider than the jig's capacity.
Dovetail jigs make cutting perfect dovetail joints a snap.