Dovetail Marker

  • Advertise with us
Project by Mike posted 08-17-2008 01:12 AM 3920 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Dovetail Marker
Dovetail Marker No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

Had a strip of Narra wood 1/8 inch thick by 2 wide. Made a little dovetail marker dovetailed the 1:8 and 1:5 together.

It is 90 degrees small I am going to have a go with it, marking the angles.

-- Measure once cut twice....oh wait....ooops.

4 comments so far

View brunob's profile


2277 posts in 5325 days

#1 posted 08-17-2008 01:14 AM

Now that looks like a handy tool.

-- Bruce from Central New, if you'll pardon me, I have some sawdust to make.

View Bigbuck's profile


1347 posts in 4819 days

#2 posted 08-17-2008 02:31 AM

That should be handy. I have only cut dovetails by hand once and it definately gave me a respect for those who can do it well.

-- Glenn, New Mexico

View manilaboy's profile


177 posts in 5091 days

#3 posted 08-17-2008 10:17 AM

How’d you get a piece of narra? It’s endemic here in the Philippines but try as I might, I just cant source it through legal channels ;-)

It’s a very nice heirloom quality wood.

-- "Real jocks do it on a bench"

View Callum Kendall's profile

Callum Kendall

1918 posts in 4859 days

#4 posted 08-17-2008 11:26 PM

Nice little tool!

Thanks for the post


-- For wood working podcasts with a twist check out

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics