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Building the Box Joint Jig

Building the Box Joint Jig

To use this jig you will need a tablesaw, stackable dado set, and calipers with dial or digital readout. We've found a dial calipers essential because box joints must be cut with exacting accuracy. » Read More ...

Making Box Joints

Making Box Joints

Before you cut the actual box joints, keep in mind that the width of your box sides must be an increment of the finger width. Otherwise, you'll wind up with less-than-pleasing partial fingers at the bottom of your box. » Read More ...

Splined-Miter Joints

Splined-Miter Joints

A slight tilt of a saw blade gives your corner splines a whole new look. It doesn't take much work to put a new spin on traditional splined miter joints. Just install the splines at an angle. » Read More ...