Dovetail Techniques

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Introduction: Dovetail Techniques

Furniture maker Stephen Hammer outlines the dovetail techniques he'll cover in Fine Woodworking's latest Video Workshop series.

Episode 1: Easier Through Dovetails

Furniture maker Stephen Hammer demonstrates a simple way to cut beautiful through dovetail joints.

Episode 2: Half-Blind Dovetails in Half the Time

Learn a simple, fast technique for tight-fitting half-blind dovetail joints.

Episode 3: Decorative Dovetails

Learn how to cut beautiful decorative dovetails that sport alternating pin sizes for a truly custom look.

Episode 4: Curved Through Dovetails

Learn how to cut beautiful curved half-blind dovetail joinery.

Episode 5: Curved Half-Blind Dovetails

Learn how to cut stunning, curved half-blind dovetails that are real show-stoppers!

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