"This is the flag that was presented to my Brother In Law by the local VFW when John was laid to rest. His Daughter,, my Wife,, chose the Quilted Maple & the background cloth. I merely had the honor of putting it all together. The shop was oddly…"
"I clamped a runner along a line that I squared back off the face frame. Placed the divider against that runner & put the screws to it.
The clamp that fits into the pocket hole works,, as you know,, very well for attaching the divider to the…"
"I've been following your thread Michele. Not sure I have anything to add further other than speculation on my behalf. So here goes.
Just throwing something out there;
Were these boards joined together right away after bringing them home? Was…"
"If your saw has orbital action setting turn it back to zero. The orbital setting moves the blade forward into the wood as it cuts on the up stroke & rearward on the down. These are settings for a more aggressive cut.
Looks like you still have…"
"The aprons & legs are on a vertical plane. Top is on a horizontal plane. Light play off these planes differently. The apron for example will be in the shadows of the overhanging top. Make a quick mock up with some scraps & stain both pieces…"
"Hitachi KM12VC combo set is $140.00 at Menards after their 11% rebate is mailed in. I have this set & it is a tad heavier than other routers in it's class but it's virtually vibration free. The handles are very comfy & the plunge…"
Cut 4 boards as long as the top is wide. Place one set,, these are called cauls,, over/under on each end. Clamp them tight. This will draw the bow out on the ends. Inspect the joint carefully & place more cauls where they are needed.…"
"We use shingles here in the good ol USA that are "metric" yet when I measure them they always seem to end up being 39 1/2 inches long by 13 1/4 inches tall. I had to learn the mm/cm in school & hated every minute of it. I'm so…"