Update Nov 2014: I used these clamps as a learning execise for SketchUp. The SketchUp model can be downloaded here
You can never have enough clamps, so I made some heavy duty wooden bar clamps for my shop.
The blog detailing the journey in making them can be found over here:
The bar and front jaw
You can never have enough clamps, right?
I have an odd assortment of bar clamps, including some homemade clamps I made from 25mm (1 Inch) square tubing and a few wooden clamps that work with wedges. I also have some cheap pipe clamps of which the back jaw keeps on...
I am making a maple/walnut cutting board that will be approx 12×24 x 1 5/8 inches thick (long grain glued up). How do I go about cutting a relief on the bottom side on the two long ends for the fingers to pick the board up?
I do have a 1/2 inch cove bit for my router, just haven't had to use it...