Sometimes a little coercion is the most efficient response to a stubborn joint. From a 12-oz. curved-claw hammer to a Japanese hammer to a 2-lb. mason’s lump hammer or a brass-headed mallet, Mario Rodriguez describes the uses of each of his favorite 13 hammers and explains why he likes them best. From Fine Woodworking #160
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In this video, Matt takes some of the lessons learned in episodes 3 & 4 and builds on them to demonstrate the North Bennet Street method for the half-blind, or half-lapped, dovetails on the toolbox drawers.