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I've just purchased a Peachtree Dovetail Jig system and now I'm having second thoughts.  It was a bit pricey and don't know how many times I'll use it, if I use it at all.  I got it at a trade show special pricing and have always had an interest in making dovetails, but the question is how often.  So to the fellow woodworkers here, tell me how often you use yours and is it worth it.  Is there a better piece of equipment out there or not.

Love hearing everyone's thoughts.

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If you want to become really proficient at hand cutting dovetails I suggest in the least buying the video set from Rob Cosman. He is an excellent teacher. I went one further after watching the videos and attended one of his seminars on dovetails. How anyone can cut such a beautiful hand cut dovetail joint in 3 minutes is beyond my skills but I learned to cut a very respectable joint in just over 10 minutes. I seriously doubt I could ever challenge Rob but at least it would be fun trying. Here is a link to his site which has a sample of the video on it.

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