Accuracy is the most important feature of a tape measure, and the most accurate, most convenient tapes on the market are not necessarily the most expensive. Find a tape measure that you can trust, and you’ll use it in countless ways for woodworking, from measuring boards at the lumberyard to laying out individual parts, marking rough lengths and widths, laying out joinery, and checking machine setups.
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In this video Matt methodically takes you through the pins first approach to dovetails that the North Bennet Street School is known for. Matt demonstrates proper sawing technique and how to efficiently and effectively chisel out the waste.
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